Table I.

The plants used in this study

Bryophytes Lycophytes Pteridophytes
Bryopsida Lycopodiales Psilopsida
Dicranodontium denudatuma Huperzia lucidulab Psilotum nudumc,d
Hypnum oldhamiia Lycopodium nummularifoliumd Equisetopsida
Loeskeobryum cavifoliuma Lycopodium scariosumc Equisetum hyemalec
Platyhypnidium riparioidesa Lycopodium tristachyumb Equisetum variegatumd
Pogonatum japonicuma Selaginellales Filicopsida
Polytrichum juniperinuma Selaginella kraussianac Angiopteris lygodiifoliad
Sphagnum palustrea Selaginella tamariscinad Ceratopteris thalictroidesd
Takakia ceratophyllae Ceratopteris richardiib
Hepaticopsida Cyrtomium falcatumd
Bazzania pompeanaa Lacosteopsis orientalisd
Conocephalum conicuma Matteuccia struthiopterisd
Marchantia polymorphac Platycerium bifurcatumc
Pallavicinia subciliataa Sceptridium sp.d
Anthocerotopsida Salvinia molestad
Phaeoceros carolinianusa
  • aPlants collected from fields in Japan. bPurchased from The Carolina Biological Supply Company (Burlington, NC). cObtained from the greenhouses of The Department of Plant Biology, The University of Georgia. dObtained from the greenhouses of National Science Museum (Tsukuba, Japan). ePlants collected from fields in China.