Pandiaka (Moq.) Hook. f.
  • Gen. Pl. 3: 35. 1880.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Pandiaka (Moq.) Hook. f. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000027870. Accessed on: 18 Feb 2020'

Morphology

Perianth-segments 5, feebly to strongly 1–3(–5)-nerved, lanceolate to narrowly oblong, usually hairy (rarely glabrous), ± mucronate to aristate with the excurrent nerve

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    Stamens 5; filaments filiform, monadelphous below, alternating with mostly quadrate pseudostaminodes, these glabrous to pilose, simple or with a highly developed, fimbriate dorsal scale; anthers bilocular

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    Annual or perennial herbs with opposite, petiolate or sessile, entire leaves; rootstock slender to tuberous

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    Inflorescence spicate to capitate, elongating later or not, flowers spreading or in one species becoming deflexed after flowering

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    Flowers solitary in the bracts, hermaphrodite

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    Bracteoles 2, the midrib excurrent in a short, glabrous and pungent or longer, flexuose and pilose arista, lamina firm, chartaceous or horny, ± half the length of the perianth or more

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    Perianth falling with the ripe capsule, accompanied by the bracteoles or not; bracts persistent, spreading or rarely deflexed.

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    Ovary with a solitary pendulous ovule, fruiting wall very thin; apex at maturity firm, with a transverse crest passing through the base of the style, often forming a hump at each end where it meets the periphery, rarely without such a crest but with a circumferential rim or almost flat; style slender; stigma small, truncate-capitate

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      Bibliography

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    Amaranthaceae
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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