Bassia eriacantha CHENOPODIACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID76-5-21
Specieseriacantha
GenusBassia
FamilyCHENOPODIACEAE
Common namesilky copperburr
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Morphology

Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typepantoporate
Surface patternscabrate
Equatorial sizemin 27.5, mean 30, max 32.4
Polar sizemin 27.5, max 32.4
Equatorial shapecircular
Polar shapecircular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture countM
Pore surface shapecircular (with annulus)
Exine typetectate
Columella visible?True
Dispersal formmonad

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (south coast) , Australia (south west) , Australia (arid) , Australia (east coast)
Cultivated?False
Vegetation communitiesherbland, scrub and/or heathland
Ecology notesSynonyms: Sclerolaena eriacantha (F.Muell.) Ulbr. Bassia eriacantha R.H.Anderson
Habitat notesTop of shale residue

Collection

CollectorB. Lay 648 (AD)
InstitutionANU
ANU access code7919
Collection siteMiller's Creek Station, NW plains of South Australia
Collection countryAustralia
Collection notesPhotographed

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