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AuthorA.L. Stoffers
TitleLoganiaceae
JournalFlora of the Netherlands Antilles
Volume2
Year1982
Issue3
Pages296-298
ISSN1382-2845
AbstractHerbs or undershrubs. Leaves opposite or verticillate, connected at the base by a stipular line or membrane. Flowers actinomorphic, hermaphrodite or unisexual. Sepals 4—16. Petals 4—5 or many. Stamens as many as the petals or rarely only one, inserted on the tube or throat of the corolla. Ovary superior, 1—5- but usually 2-locular, 2—4-partite or with 2 stigmas. Fruit a bi-valved capsule or a berry. Seeds with nuclear endosperm. Embryo small, usually straight. Endosperm copious. About 800 species in 20 genera, in the warmer and temperate parts of the world.
Document typearticle
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