BOT503

Gymnosperms, Taxonomy of Angiosperms and Anatomy
Year / Semester: 
1st Year

BLOCK – I : GYMNOPSERMS
Unit –1    :    Distribution, General Characteristics, Classification and
Economic Importance of Gymnosperms                                              
Unit –2    :    Morphology and Anatomy of Cycadales, Ginkogoales, Conferales,
Taxales and Gnetales                                                                            
Unit –3    :    Reproductives Structure of Cycadales, Ginkogoales, Conferales,
Taxales and Gnetales                                                                            
Unit –4    :    Development of Male and Female Gametophytes                               
Unit –5    :    Fossil Gymnosperms

BLOCK – II :TAXONOMY OF ANGIOSPERMS – I
Unit –6    :    Origin and Phylogeny of Angiosperms                                                
Unit –7    :    International Code of Botanical Nomenclature                                    
Unit –8    :    Systems of Classification                                                                      
Unit –9    :    Recent Trends in Plant Taxonomy                                                        
Unit –10  :    Biosystematics

BLOCK – III: TAXONOMY OF ANGIOSPERMS – II
Unit –11  :    General Account of Ranales, Centrospermales and Amentiferae        
Unit –12  :    General Account of Tubiflorae, Helobiales and Poales                        
Unit –13  :    Flora and Vegetation of Andhra Pradesh                                             
Unit –14  :    Herbarium Methodology and Herbaria                                                 
Unit –15  :    Biodiversity and Conservation

BLOCK – IV: ANATOMY
Unit –16  :    Apical Meristems of Root and Shoot                                                   
Unit –17  :    Tissues & Tissue Systems                                                                     
Unit –18     : Primary Structure of Root Stem and Leaf                                            
Unit –19  :    Secondary Growth                                                                                
Unit –20  :    Wood Anatomy