Lumnitzera littorea COMBRETACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID224-3-1


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetricolporate
Surface patterngranulate
Equatorial sizemin 26.4, mean 30.8, max 34.4
Polar sizemin 26.3, mean 29.8, max 32
Equatorial shapecircular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Pore surface shapeelliptic (tall)
Colpi lengthfull
Wall thickness2.46
Wall evennessthinner on pole
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesTricolpate with 3 pseudocolpi. Suboblate in ev, triangular in pv. Pseudoheterocolpate; pore membrane protrudes. Large apocolpium. 24.5 (22-27) x 30 (29-33). Exine with faint reticulate/rugulate sculpture.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Papua New Guinea (lowland)
Vegetation communitieswoodland
Ecology notesBrock, J. (2001) Native plants of Northern Australia. Reed New Holland Press, Sydney.


CollectorHoogland No. 4377
ANU access code2819
Collection siteNorthern Province, Northern Aku, Tufi area
Collection countryPapua New Guinea
Collection notesPhotographed
Equatorial view
Polar view
Surface pattern
Wall view
Aperture view
Unique feature