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Record: oai:ARNO:525962

AuthorsW.J.J.O. de Wilde, B.E.E. Duyfjes
TitleTaxonomy of Hodgsonia (Cucurbitaceae), with a note on the ovules and seeds
JournalBlumea - Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants
KeywordsFlora of SE Asia; Cucurbitaceae; Hodgsonia; placentation; pyrenes
AbstractHodgsonia, ranging from NE India through S China to Java and Borneo, was for a long time considered as monotypic, but there are two (and possibly three) species, demarcated at the Isthmus of Kra in S Thailand. The few, woody ‘seeds’ should be regarded as pyrenes, a condition not known elsewhere in the family Cucurbitaceae.
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