Rhizophora mucronata RHIZOPHORACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID221-1-4a
Speciesmucronata
GenusRhizophora
FamilyRHIZOPHORACEAE
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Morphology

Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetricolporate
Surface patternreticulate
Equatorial sizemin 20.5, mean 22, max 23
Polar sizemin 17, mean 18, max 18
Equatorial shapesubprolate
Polar shapetriangular (convex)
Grain arrangementdicot
Pore surface shapezonorate
Wall thickness1.8
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesTricolporate, zonorate or almost zonorate. Subprolate in ev, rounded triangular in pv. 21.5 (20.5-23) x 18 (17-18). Exine 1.8 u thick, sexine = nexine; with faint reticulate pattern.

Ecology and Geography

Collection

CollectorL. S. Smith BRI 032928
ANU access code14013
Collection siteQueensland, Mossman River
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date1948-09-04
Collection notesAlso found in Diego Garcia, Indian Ocean.

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