Messerschmeidia argentea BORAGINACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID257-14-1
Speciesargentea
GenusMesserschmeidia
FamilyBORAGINACEAE
Common nameoctopus bush
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Morphology

Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typeheterocolpate
Surface patternreticulate
Equatorial sizemin 7, mean 8, max 20
Polar sizemin 3, mean 4, max 15
Equatorial shapesubprolate
Polar shapelobed
Grain arrangementdicot
Pore surface shapelalongate
Wall thickness1
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesHeterocolpate. Subprolate in ev, lobed in pv. Pore lalongate and patterned. 18 (17-20) x 14 (13-15). Exine 1, finely reticulate.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (tropical)
Habitat notesStrandline plant.

Collection

CollectorE. Volck 2624, Atherton Forestry Herbarium, K 238
ANU access code3361
Collection siteQueensland, Cape York Peninsula, Portland Roads
Collection countryAustralia

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