Mona 


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Mona . Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000024603. Accessed on: 29 May 2020'

Morphology

Stamens and style long-exserted; pollen spinulose

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    Sepals 5, subequal, with awn-like appendages

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    Corolla narrowly tubular at the base, tubular or urceolate above, slightly curved, with 5-toothed mouth

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    Ovary glabrous, 4-locular, each loculus with one ovule; style 1, filiform; stigma bicapitate

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    Capsule 4-locular, 4-valved, with up to 4 glabrous seeds

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    This monotypic genus has usually been considered a part of Ipomoea sect. Quamoclit, but the curved corolla and long-exserted genitalia are very distinctive.

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    Leaves usually lobed

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    Flowers in axillary, peduncled, few- to several-flowered monochasial cymes, often secund

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    Herbaceous twiner

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      Bibliography

     Information From

    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FTEA
    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
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    Portulacaceae
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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).