"Raghavan has crafted a delightful blend of morphoogical, cytological, physiological, biochemical, and molecular events. Extensive list of references; author and subject indexes. Highly readable and highly recommended." Choice
This book studies the developmental biology of fern gametophytes, from their beginning through growth and maturation to their reproductive strategies. It is intended to interest and instruct advanced undergraduates and graduate students and to make an important contribution to teaching cell and developmental biology.