Sericocomopsis Schinz
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 21: 184. 1895. (28 May 1895)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Sericocomopsis Schinz. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000035126. Accessed on: 18 Feb 2020'

Morphology

Endosperm copious.

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    Small bushy shrubs with opposite branches and leaves; indumentum of multicellular or stellate hairs

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    Leaves entire

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    Inflorescences spiciform, bracteate; flowers all hermaphrodite fertile, occasionally solitary but usually the partial inflorescences of 2–3 bibracteolate flowers; bracts persistent

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    Perianth-segments 5, similar but the inner 3 slightly shorter and narrower, all ± furnished with long barbellate hairs

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    Stamens 5, united below, the fertile filaments alternating with quadrate or oblong pseudostaminodes which are furnished with fimbriate dorsal scales; anthers bilocular

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    Ovary with a single pendulous ovule, glabrous, obpyriform; style filiform; stigma capitate

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    Fruit a thin-walled indehiscent capsule enclosed by the persistent perianth and bracteoles

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