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Papilionaceae Giseke
[C]

蝶形花科

Papilionaceae
Papilionaceae sp.

Credit: Xiangying Wen

Habit: tree, shrub, herb

Taxon group: dicots

Leaf: position: alternate

Leaf: nature: simple, compound

Leaf: stipules: present

Flowers: inflorescence: raceme, spike, head, panicle

Flowers: sexuality: bisexual

Flowers: symmetry: zygomorphic

Flowers: sepal number/calyx lobes: 5

Flowers: petal number/corolla lobes: 5

Flowers: petal nature: imbricate

Stamen: number: 10+

Stamen: anthers: opening by longitudinal slits, opening by apical pores

Stamen: filaments: connate into 1 tube or bundle

Pistil: carpel: 1

Pistil: ovule: 2 per locule, 3 per locule, 4+ per locule

Pistil: pistil: ovules parietal placentation

Ovary: position: superior

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

Seed: embryo: curved

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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