Grevillea pteridifolia PROTEACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID63-1-35b
Common namefern-leaved grevillia


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetriporate
Surface patternscabrate
Polar sizemin 68.6, mean 76.8, max 76.8
Polar shapetriangular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Pore positionscorner
Pore surface shapecircular
Wall evennesseven
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesGrain measured along longest axis. Pore size range 11.2-15.1. Conspicuous membrane on wall and pore.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (tropical)
Vegetation communitiesopen forest, woodland
Ecology notesBrock, j. (2001) Native plants of Northern Australia Reed New Holland Press.
Habitat notesOpen forest and woodland in sandy soils; may form thick stands in seasonally inundated depressions (sandy clays). Located along banks of permanent freshwater creeks and fringes of floodplains (Brock, 2001).


CollectorAnne & Mark Myerscough
InstitutionCharles Darwin University ID by Bob Harwood (N.T. Herbarium)
ANU access code17266
Collection methodfloral reference
Herbarium sample?False
Collection sitePalmerston - CDU roadside, Darwin, Northern Territory
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date2004-08-19
Collection notesKimberley Region, Western Australian Pollen Flora

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