Myrianthus P. Beauv.
  • Fl. Oware 1: 16. 1804[1805].


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Myrianthus P. Beauv. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000025118. Accessed on: 23 Oct 2021'

Morphology

Lamina basally attached, palmately incised in Flora area, elsewhere sometimes entire; stipules fully amplexicaul, connate

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    Inflorescences bracteate

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    Seed large, without endosperm.

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    Trees or shrubs, often with stilt-roots

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    Fruiting perianth enlarged, fleshy, yellow to orange-red; fruit adnate to the perianth; endocarp woody

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    Staminate inflorescences branched; flowers in spike-like to globose glomerules; tepals 3–4; stamens 3–4

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    Pistillate inflorescences globose-capitate; perianth 2–3-lobed; stigma tongue-shaped

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    Inflorescences bracteate.

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    Lamina basally attached, palmately incised (sometimes entire); stipules fully amplexicaul, connate.

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    Trees or shrubs, often with stilt-roots.

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    Seed large, without endosperm.

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    Fruiting perianth enlarged, fleshy, yellow to orange-red; fruit adnate to the perianth, endocarp woody.

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    Pistillate inflorescences globose-capitate; perianth 2–3-lobed, stigma tongue-shaped.

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    Staminate inflorescences branched; flowers in spike-like to globose glomerules; tepals 3–4; stamens 3–4.

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    Arbres , arbustes ou lianes, dioïques, (rarement monoïques ? à grandes feuilles simples, palmatilobées ou composées-digitées; stipules caduques recouvrant le bourgeon terminal et laissant une cicatrice annulaire.'Inflorescences'axillaires, géminées, à bractées caduques, les ♂ longuement pédonculées, en cymes plusieurs fois dichotomiques à angle droit, portant les fleurs, très petites et séparées par des bractéoles, en glomérules ou en épis denses sur les dernières ramifications, les ♀ en capitules sphériques, denses, à pédoncule court.'Périgone'♂ à 4 segments concaves; étamines 4. Périgone ♀ entouré de bractéoles, ovoïde, tubuleux, charnu, enveloppant l'ovaire et d'où émerge le stigmate par un pore apical; ovule basilaire dressé.'Syncarpe'globuleux, ± accrescent où les akènes sont enveloppés dans une pulpe charnue.'Graines exalbuminées, à gros cotylédons égaux.\n\t\t\t\tSept espèces d'Afrique tropicale, 4 au Congo belge.

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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
    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
    • A
    Flore d'Afrique Centrale
    https://www.floredafriquecentrale.be
    • B http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FZ
    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
    • C
    Urticaceae
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • E CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).