Thalassodendron Hartog
  • Verh. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wetensch., Afd. Natuurk., Tweede Sect. 59(1): 186. 1970.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Thalassodendron Hartog. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000038046. Accessed on: 03 Jun 2020'

Morphology

Fruit a combination of the fleshy inner bract and two fertilized ovaries, one usually abortive, often germinating while still attached to the plant; seedling free-floating.

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    Pistillate flower of 2 free ovaries, each with short style and long coiled stigmas

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    Staminate flower of 2 anthers, dorsally connate over their length, attached at same height, each with terminal appendage; pollen filamentous

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    Flowers solitary and terminal on short lateral shoots, subsessile, enclosed by 4 leafy bracts

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    Leaves with sheath compressed, ligulate and auriculate, amplexicaul, shed together with leaf, scar closed; bladelinear, margin spinulose, apex denticulate

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    Stem and branches bearing a terminal cluster of leaves

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    Submerse aquatic herbs; rhizome robust, woody, creeping, sympodial, with 1– 2 erect unbranched or little-branched stems at every 4th internode; roots (1– )2(– 5), ± branched, only on the internode preceding the stem-bearing internode

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