Dopatrium junceum (Roxb.) Buch.-Ham. ex Benth.
  • Edwardss Bot. Reg.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Dopatrium junceum (Roxb.) Buch.-Ham. ex Benth. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000654176. Accessed on: 25 Oct 2020'

General Information

Annuals, to 50 cm tall. Roots fibrous. Stems succulent, erect, much branched from base; branches slender, longitudinally striate, glabrous. Leaves sometimes scalelike, gradually decreasing in size upward, sessile, lanceolate to subspatulate-lanceolate, to 2 cm, base amplexicaul and generally narrowly attenuate, margin entire, apex acute to obtuse; veins inconspicuous. Pedicel slender, to 1 cm. Calyx campanulate, ca. 2 mm, parted to slightly beyond middle; lobes 5, apex obtuse. Corolla white, rose, or pale purple, ca. 2 X as long as calyx; lower lip lobes spreading flat; upper lip erect, short. Stamens glabrous. Capsule globose, ca. 2 mm in diam. Seeds ovoid-oblong; seed coat reticulate.

  • Provided by: [A].Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
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    Morphology

    Erect, usually simple, aquatic herb, up to 300 mm tall. Stem leaves ovate, 10-50 mm long, lower leaves oblanceolate, 10-30 mm long. Lowermost flowers in inflorescence sessile and cleistogamous. Perfect flowers pedicellate, pedicels 5-10 mm long. Fruit globose or ovoid, 1.5-2.0 mm long. Flowers white or pale mauve.

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    Habitat

    Rock pools, small pans.

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      Bibliography

     Information From

    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • B All Rights Reserved
    International Union for Conservation of Nature
    https://www.iucn.org/
    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
    • C All Rights Reserved
    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    https://www.iucnredlist.org/
    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
    • D See IUCN Terms and conditions of use http://www.iucnredlist.org/info/terms-of-use
    Plantaginaceae
    • E CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • F CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).