Berlinianche 


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Berlinianche . Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000004490. Accessed on: 27 Jan 2020'

Morphology

Female flowers: ovary inferior surmounted by a fleshy disk; disk flat, concave or convex, sometimes appearing as a simple extension of the style; style short, thick, conical or cylindrical; stigma capitate, the stigmatic surface hemispherical or a subapical annular ring.

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    Male flowers: stamen filaments connate into a tube about a central column (pistillode); pistillode (and gynandroecial column) expanded apically into a disk (pileus) fringed with papillae; anthers sessile, 1–several-seriate below the pileus rim.

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    Berry globose, surrounded by persistent bracts and perianth segments.

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    Perianth segments 4–12, free, similar to the bracts, imbricate, persistent, enclosing an annular disk at the base.

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    Small parasites of trees in the family Leguminosae, vegetatively much reduced, only the flowers emerging on the smaller branches of the host.

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    Flowers numerous, involucrate, globose, ovoid or ellipsoid, unisexual by abortion.

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    Female flowers: ovary half-inferior, surrounded by the fleshy disk; style short, thick, conical or cylindrical with subglobose capitate stigma; ovules parietal

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    Berry globose, surrounded by the persistent bracts and tepals.

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    Male flowers: staminal filaments joined into a tube around the pistillode which is apically expanded into a cap usually fringed with papillae; anthers 10 or ± 30, in 1–2 rows on the staminal tube below the cap; disk 4–6-angled

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    Flowers globose, ovoid or ellipsoid, unisexual; outer 3 bract-like tepals broadly ovate or ± semicircular, free, imbricate, persistent; inner tepals ovate or elliptic, persistent

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    Buds subglobose, at first covered with entire hemispherical grey-brown ± scaly involucre, which breaks irregularly to form either 3 ‘bracts’ or is ± circumscissile leaving a cup 3–4 mm. wide; flowers usually 1 within each ‘bud’ but occasionally 2 or even 3 ( fide Welwitsch)

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    Small parasites of the tribe Amherstieae of Leguminosae with only the numerous flowers emerging through the bark of smaller branches of the host

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    Apodanthaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FZ
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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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