Australasian
Pollen and Spore Atlas
 

Acanthus ebracteatus ACANTHACEAE

You might also like to search Google for this species.

Code271-1-3b

Images

equatorial view
equatorial view
polar view
polar view
surface pattern
surface pattern
wall view
wall view
aperture view
aperture view
unique feature
unique feature

Morphology

Pollen / Spore Morphologic Type(s) Surface Pattern(s) Equatorial Size Equatorial Shape(s) Polar Shape(s) Grain Arrangement(s)
min max mean
pollen tricolpate reticulate 71.3 77.9 73.7 subprolate trilobate monad

show/hide details…

Aperture Count(s) 3
Morphology Notes Often broken along the colpus. Colpus margin appears uneven. Sexine thinker than nexine.



Ecology and Geography

Plant Type Cotyledon Type Floristic Region(s) Habit Terrestrial(s)
angiosperm dicot Papua New Guinea (lowland) shrub

show/hide details…

Vegetation Community(-ties) woodland
Common Name sea holly
Herbarium Link: http://www.anbg.gov.au/cpbr/herbarium/index.html



Collection

Collector ANU Access Code
H. Reeve No 943 12178

show/hide details…

Collection Site Madudawan
Collection Country Papua New Guinea
Collection Date 1963-01-01
Collection Notes Kimberley Region, Western Australian Pollen Flora