Contents: Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. General characters and classifications. 3. Psilophytopsida. 4. Psilotopsida. 5. Lycopsida. 6. Sphenopsida. 7. Pteropsida.
"The present book "Manual of Practical Pteridophyta" has been written according to syllabi of most of the Indian Universities. Botany in particular is a subject heavily depend on practical study. Manual of practical pteridophyta play an important role to guide and help the students in aim of study, scope of study and requirement for a practical study.
Manual of Practical Pteridophyta purpose is to provide the students all they require to know about the practical aspects such as external morphology, anatomy of root, anatomy of stem, anatomy of leaf, spore producing organ, gametophyte, occurrence, classification and identification. Author have tried to present the text matter in simple language with the help of suitable diagrams." (jacket)