Amsinckia intermedia BORAGINACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID257-17-1a
Common namecommon fiddleneck, ironweed


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typeheterocolpate , syncolpate
Surface patternreticulate
Equatorial sizemin 33.5, mean 35, max 37
Polar sizemin 24, mean 25, max 27
Equatorial shapeprolate
Polar shapetriangular (convex)
Grain arrangementdicot
Pore surface shapelolongate
Wall thickness1.8
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesHeterocolpate. Prolate in ev, rounded triangular in pv. Pore lolongate, with patterned membrane. Some grains syncolpate. 35 (33-37) x 25 (24-27). Exine 1.8, sexine lt nexine, faintly reticulate.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (south coast)
Ecology notesFisch. & C.A. Meyer


CollectorDr Culvenor CSIRO 32914
ANU access code12761
Collection siteVictoria, Leigh Creek near Ballarat
Collection countryAustralia
Collection notesscanned card

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