Aegialitis annulata PLUMBAGINACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID243-4-1a
Speciesannulata
GenusAegialitis
FamilyPLUMBAGINACEAE
Common nameclub mangrove
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Morphology

Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetricolpate
Equatorial sizemin 73.7, mean 74.1, max 74.5
Equatorial shapecircular
Polar shapecircular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Colpi length1/3
Wall thickness6.63
Wall evennesseven
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesWall thickness: 4.96 - 8.65. Nexine thicker than sexine (pattern). Copli length (average): 38.3

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (south west)
Vegetation communitiesopen forest, closed forest
Ecology notesLovelock, C. (1993) Field guide to the Mangroves of Queensland. Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville.
Habitat notesThe seaward edge of mangrove forests. Commonly in association with Avicennia marina. Sandy or rocky environments, either at the seaward edge of the mangroves, or in very saline areas on the edge of salt marshes.

Collection

CollectorNelson ANU 16554
ANU access code16211
Collection siteMississippi Bay, Cape Le Grande, Esperance, SW Western Australia
Collection countryAustralia
Collection notesPhotographed

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