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Record: oai:ARNO:535081

AuthorRoel C. Kaastra
TitleLeaf sheaths and obturators in Rutaceae – Pilocarpinae
JournalMededelingen van het Botanisch Museum en Herbarium van de Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht
Volume451
Year1977
Issue1
Pages317-320
ISSN2352-5754
AbstractFrom morphological and anatomical study it is clear that the dilated leaf bases of Metrodorea can be regarded as sheaths. They are not homologous with the spines of Raulinoa, as suggested by Cowan. The outgrowths on the ovules and immature seeds of Pilocarpinae have to be regarded as obturators.
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