Ehrenberg, however, holds that they are no more animal than vegetal forms.
Red is, indeed, the chief element of beauty in floral nature, the prime ornament of the green garb of the vegetal kingdom.
Accordingly it has been adopted very wisely in nature as the common garb of the vegetal creation.
Women: Waist-skirt of vegetal fibre or buckskin, and basketry cap; robe and moccasins on occasion.
The number of species of vegetal organisms below this depth is extremely small.
There is no pattern to rivet the eye; it has no certain relation to the vegetal, or floral, or animal kingdom.
The lowest animal and vegetal forms—Protozoa and Protophyta—are chiefly inhabitants of the water.
This development imparts to vegetal nutrition an ever greater preponderance.
I am inclined to the view that here, as in 124 the preceding case, the resemblance to a vegetal growth is purely adventitious.
Vegetal forms, excepting where in use as instruments or utensils, as reeds and gourds, were not copied.