Centemopsis Schinz
  • Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 56: 242. 1911.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Centemopsis Schinz. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000007177. Accessed on: 18 Feb 2020'

Morphology

Stamens 5, the filaments delicate, shortly monadelphous at the base, alternating with distinct quadrate or oblong, fimbriate pseudostaminodes; anthers bilocular.

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    Perianth segments 5, very shortly mucronate with the excurrent midrib, usually considerably indurate at the base in fruit.

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    Ovary with a single pendulous ovule, glabrous below with a dense ring of hairs centrally and more thinly pilose above, or entirely glabrous.

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    Style slender, stigma capitate.

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    Seed compressed-reniform; endosperm copious.

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    Fruit a thin-walled capsule, irregularly ruptured by the developing seed.

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    Inflorescence terminal on the stem and branches, spiciform, capitate or fastigiate, bracteate, flowers solitary or paired in the axils of each bract.

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    Annual or (? short-lived) perennial herbs with entire, opposite leaves.

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    Bracts persistent, finally weakly deflexed or deflexed-ascending, bracteoles and perianth falling with the fruit.

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    Modified sterile flowers absent, all flowers hermaphrodite and bibracteolate.

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    Annual or (? short-lived) perennial herbs with entire opposite leaves

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    Inflorescence terminal on the stem and branches, spiciform, capitate or fastigiate, bracteate, flowers solitary or paired in the axils of the bracts

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    Fruit a thin-walled capsule, irregularly ruptured by the developing seed

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    • 5
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    Ovary with a single pendulous ovule, glabrous below with a dense ring of hairs centrally and more thinly pilose above, or entirely glabrous; style slender; stigma capitate

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    Seed compressed-subreniform; endosperm copious.

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    • 5
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    Bracts persistent, finally weakly deflexed or deflexed-ascending; bracteoles and perianth falling with the fruit

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    • 5
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    All flowers hermaphrodite and bibracteolate

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    Stamens 5, the filaments delicate, shortly monadelphous at the base, alternating with distinct, quadrate or oblong, fimbriate pseudostaminodes; anthers bilocular

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    Perianth-segments 5, very shortly mucronate with the excurrent nerve, considerably indurate at the base in fruit

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      Bibliography

     Information From

    Amaranthaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
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    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FZ
    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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