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Bretschneideraceae Engler & Gilg


Habit: tree

Taxon group: dicots

Leaf: position: opposite, alternate

Leaf: nature: pinnately compound

Leaf: venation: pinnate

Leaf: blade: margin: entire

Leaf: stipules: absent

Flowers: inflorescence: raceme

Flowers: sexuality: bisexual

Flowers: symmetry: zygomorphic

Flowers: disc: present

Flowers: sepal number/calyx lobes: 5

Flowers: sepal position: connate or basally connate

Flowers: sepal/calyx nature: campanulate

Flowers: petal number/corolla lobes: 5

Flowers: petal position: all free from one another

Flowers: petal nature: imbricate

Stamen: number: 8

Stamen: other characters: filament hairy

Pistil: ovary: 3-loculed, 4-loculed, 5-loculed

Pistil: ovule: 2 per locule

Pistil: pistil: ovules axillary placentation

Ovary: position: superior

Fruit: types and characters: a capsule (incl. pod, follicle, etc.)

Seed: endosperm: seeds without endosperm

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Dictionary of The Families & Genera of Chinese Seed Plants: Link

Vascular Plant Type Catalog at NYBG: Link


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