Species Diversity

Number of Species Identified in Various Groups of Plants
Plant group Number of Species described
World Subcontinent Bangladesh
Virus/Bacteria 8050 850 470
Algae 40000 7175 1988+
Fungi 72000 14500 275
Lichen 13500 2223 *
Bryophytes 14500 2500 248
Pteridophytes 10000 1200 195
Gymnosperms 650 67 7
Angiosperms 250000 17527 3611

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