Milletia pinnata FABACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID129-95-8
Common nameindian beech pongamia


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetricolporate
Surface patternreticulate
Equatorial sizemin 26, mean 27.2, max 28.9
Polar sizemin 18.2, mean 21.3, max 23.8
Equatorial shapesuboblate
Polar shapetriangular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Pore surface shapeelliptic (broad)
Wall thickness1.91
Wall evennesseven
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesSuboblate to spheroidal. Faint reticulation.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (tropical)
Vegetation communitiesclosed forest
Habitat notesDeciduous and semi - deciduous vine forest. Can be present as an emergent.


CollectorAnne & Mark Myerscough
InstitutionCharles Darwin University
ANU access code17105
Collection methodfloral reference
Herbarium sample?False
Collection siteCasuarina Coastal Reserve, Darwin, Northern Territory
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date2004-10-22
Collection notesPhotographed
Equatorial view
Polar view
Surface pattern
Wall view
Aperture view
Unique feature