Aidia racemosa RUBIACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID275-113-1
Common namearcher cherry native cherry


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetriporate
Surface patternreticulate
Equatorial sizemin 17.6, mean 18.7, max 19.5
Polar sizemin 18.2, mean 19.1, max 20.5
Equatorial shapecircular
Polar shapecircular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Pore surface shapecircular
Wall thickness1.63
Wall evennesseven
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesCicular to suboblate. Wall thickness 1.21 - 1.96. Pores have been described as crassimarginate.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (tropical)
Vegetation communitiesclosed forest
Ecology notesFormally known as Aidia cochinchinensis
Habitat notesTree or shrub associated with rainforest to vine thicket vegetation. Alluvium, soils over standstone, basalt or laterite. Coastal swamps, gorges or screes.


CollectorAnne & Mark Myerscough
InstitutionCharles Darwin University ID by Friday staff, N.T. Herbarium
ANU access code17270
Collection methodfloral reference
Herbarium sample?False
Collection siteTiwi Islands, Northern Territory
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date2004-11-18
Collection notesKimberley Region, Western Australian Pollen Flora

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