Muellerina eucalyptoides LORANTHACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID70-14-1b


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typesyncolpate , tricolporate
Surface patternreticulate
Equatorial sizemin 10, mean 12, max 14
Polar sizemin 21.5, mean 23, max 23.5
Equatorial shapeperoblate
Polar shapetriangular (concave)
Grain arrangementdicot
Wall thickness1.8
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesTricolpate, occasionally syncolpate. 11.5 (10-14) x 23 (21.5-23.5). Exine 1-1.8 u thick; thins toward apertures. Faint reticulum, L-O pattern.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (south coast)
Ecology notes(DC) Barlow
Habitat notesParasite on Eucalyptus camaludensis, Open forest of coast, ranges and slopes, usually on Eucalyptus, but also on various other hosts including exotic tree species.


CollectorK. M. Alcock 145 (AD)
ANU access code9259
Collection siteComaum, 65km N of Mt Gambier, South Australia
Collection countryAustralia
Collection notesPhotographed
Equatorial view
Polar view
Surface pattern
Wall view
Aperture view
Unique feature