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Anthoceros agrestis

(Anthoceros agrestis)

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Description

Anthoceros agrestis, commonly called field hornwort,is a bryophyte of the Anthoceros genus. It has complicated taxonomies.This species of Anthoceros is known for having enzymes like cinnamic acid 4-hydroxylase (EC 1.14.13.11), a cytochrome P450-dependent hydroxylase. Cinnamic acid 4-hydroxylase (C4H; EC 1.14.13.11) is one of the first known plant cytochrome P450 monooxygenases and also one of the best-characterized cytochrome P450 hydroxylases from higher plants.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Anthocerotophyta
Class: Anthocerotopsida
Order:Anthocerotales
Family:Anthocerotaceae
Genus:Anthoceros
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