Platizoma microphyllum HEMIONITIDACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID407-7-1-1-(477-1-1)
Speciesmicrophyllum
GenusPlatizoma
FamilyHEMIONITIDACEAE
Common namebraid fern
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Morphology

Pollen / Sporespore
Morphologic typetrichotomosulcate
Surface patternrugulate
Equatorial sizemin 80.5, mean 110, max 116
Polar sizemin 124
Polar shapetriangular (convex)
Morphology notesTrilete, radiosymmetrical, heteropolar. Rounded triangular amb. Laesurae extend 2/3 radius, with wide margo with blunt ends. 110 (80-116) x 150 (124-170). Exine rugulate; in some spores, rugulae parallel eq

Ecology and Geography

Plant typefern
Floristic region(s)Other
Ecology notesR.Br.
Habitat notesGrows in sandy swampy soil in open situations.

Collection

CollectorExchange slide, Melbourne 1967
ANU access code1755

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