Chenolea Thunb.
  • Nov. Gen. Pl. 9. 1781. (24 Nov 1781)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Chenolea Thunb. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000007810. Accessed on: 27 Feb 2020'

Morphology

Seeds “horizontal” (i.e. vertically compressed); testa apparently thinly crustaceous.

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    Fruit with membranous pericarp.

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    Endosperm absent.

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    Embryo annular.

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    Flowers axillary, solitary or sometimes up to 3 together, sessile, subtended by a minute bidentate cupule but without bracteoles, hermaphrodite.

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    Leaves more or less fleshy, entire, alternate, sessile, narrow but not scale-like.

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    Perennial herbs, sometimes thinly woody below more or less densely silky-hairy.

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    Perianth 5-lobed, the lobes each developing in fruit dorsally a low blunt pyramidal horn without any wings.

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    Stamens 5.

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    Stigmas 2 (3).

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    Included Species

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    Amaranthaceae
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