Physalis angulata SOLANACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID261-1-10
Common nameground cherry


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetricolporate
Surface patternreticulate
Equatorial sizemin 36, mean 38.6, max 41.3
Polar sizemin 36.9, mean 38.4, max 41
Equatorial shapecircular
Polar shapecircular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Pore surface shapelalongate
Colpi lengthfull, > 2/3
Wall thickness2.68
Wall evennesseven
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesCircular to oblate. Thickened exine around the copli. Wall thickness 2.42 - 2.94. Pore size 3.68-6.43 x 2.90 - 3.42.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (tropical)
Vegetation communitiesherbland, woodland
Habitat notesExotic species in northern Australia. Sandplains, floodplains, dry river beds, edges of water channels. Typically on alluvium substrates.


CollectorAnne & Mark Myerscough
InstitutionCharles Darwin University Identified by Friday staff 25/2 (N.T. Herbarium)
ANU access code17294
Collection methodfloral reference
Herbarium sample?False
Collection sitePalmerston, Darwin, Northern Territory
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date2005-02-03
Collection notesPhotographed
Equatorial view
Polar view
Surface pattern
Wall view
Aperture view
Unique feature