The Hepaticophyta or Hepatophyta are more commonly known as the liverworts. These plants can be leafy (resembling mosses) or thallose (as with the hornworts). There are estimated to be between 6000 and 8000 species of liverworts.
Assembling the Liverwort Tree of Life
The classification of the liverworts, with images of distinguishing characteristics.
Photographs mainly of thalloid liverworts.
The Ecology of Asexual Reproduction of Hepatics
The full text PhD of Sanna Laaka-Lindberg. [PDF]
Provides a classification at the rank of genus and above.
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