Australina Gaudich.
  • Voyage Monde, Uranie Physicienne, Bot. 505. 1830.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Australina Gaudich. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000003705. Accessed on: 23 Oct 2021'

Morphology

Perennial herbs with prostrate and erect or ascending stems; monoecious, but with unisexual inflorescences

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    Leaves alternate or opposite, petiolate; cystoliths punctiform or linear; stipules lateral, free, or, in case of the leaves being opposite, partly fused to form interpetiolar stipules; lamina serrate or crenate

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    Bracts absent or minute, at the bases of only the ♂ flowers

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    Male inflorescences pedunculate in the axils of the upper leaves: ♂ flowers in a whorl at the end of the peduncle, (l–)2–4(–5); perianth conically fused at the base, unequally lobed in the upper part, the tip of the longer lobe inflexed at first, later reflexed, enclosing the single stamen; stamen at first inflexed, later reflexed; rudimentary ovary absent

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    Female inflorescences usually axillary, usually below the ♂ inflorescences, consisting of a sessile cluster of 1–5 flowers; perianth tubular, with ± 5 obtuse teeth at the apex, surrounding the erect ovary which is terminated by a filiform style

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    Achene ovate, enclosed in the persistent perianth.

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    Urticaceae
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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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