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How to distinguish bryophytes from other organisms?

Plant Vascular bundle Color Nerve Spore production in
Bryophytes Leafy, or thallous Absent Generally green, same color on both dorsal and ventral sides Present (single or two) or absent Rounded or elongated capsule raised on a thin stalk (seta), or a needle-shaped sporangium
Lichens Thallous Absent Colors other than green, different color on dorsal and ventral sides Absent Disc-like fruit bodies on the thallus
Small ferns and fern allies Leafy Present Generally green, same color on both dorsal and ventral sides Single Sporaganium produced on the lower surface or margins of each fertile leaf or in cones

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