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Centrolepidaceae Endlicher

habit
woody plants, herbaceous plants

distribution
Asian, Australian and Oceanian, South American

leaf: position
alternate

leaf: nature
not compound

leaf: venation
pinnate or hardly visible in leaves or leaflets., invisible or leaves 1-nerved, longitudinal in leaves or leaflets

margin
with entire margin

leaf: stipules
absent

inflorescence
solitary, spike, head, simple, sympodial

flower: sexuality
bisexual, unisexual

flower: symmetry
actinomorphic, zygomorphic or irregular

flower: receptacle
small

flower: disc
absent

flower: perianth number
0

flower: sepal number
0

flower: petal number
0

stamen: number
1, 2

stamen: anthers
dorsifixed or ventrifixed, introrse, extrorse, opening by longitudinal slits, 1-locular at anthesis

stamen: filaments
free from the corolla, not connate

pistil: style
styles more than 1, free, style 1, or styles more or less connate

pistil: carpel
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6+

pistil: ovary
1-locular, 2-locular, 3-locular, 4-locular, 5-locular, 6+ locules

pistil: ovule
1 in each loculus

pistil
carpels free from each other or carpel 1, ovules axile, carpels connate, ovules attached to the central axis or ventrally in apocarpae, ovules attached to the apex of the ovary

fruit: type
a capsule, a nut

fruit: seed
1 seed, 2 seeds, 3+ seeds

seed: embryo
straight

seed: endosperm
seeds with endosperm


 

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