Cordia subcordata BORAGINACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID257-13-5a


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetricolporate
Surface patternreticulate
Equatorial sizemin 22.5, mean 26.08, max 29.4
Polar sizemin 23.7, mean 25.86, max 29.5
Equatorial shapesuboblate, circular
Polar shapecircular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Wall thickness2.4
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notespores difficult to view, possibly lalongate

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (tropical)
Vegetation communitiesclosed forest, open forest, woodland
Ecology notesWide distribution - see list. Brock, J. (2001) Native plants of northern Australia. Reed New Hollan Press, Sydney.
Habitat notesOpen forest to woodland on well drained substrates. Coastal vine thickets on stabilised dunes above beach. Vine thickets on rocky outcrops in woodland. Monsoonal forest associated with lowland freshwater sources (Brock, 2001).


CollectorAnne & Mark Myerscough
InstitutionCharles Darwin University ID by Friday staff (N.T Herbarium)
ANU access code17031
Collection methodfloral reference
Herbarium sample?False
Collection siteTiwi Islands, Northern Territory
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date2004-12-01
Collection notesKimberley Region, Western Australian Pollen Flora. Also found in Diego Garcia, Indian Ocean.

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