Spergularia marina CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID84-16-3


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetricolpate
Surface patternreticulate
Reticulum homogeneityheterobrochate
Murus complexitysimplicolumellate
Equatorial sizemin 18.5, mean 23, max 27
Polar sizemin 20.5, mean 23, max 27.5
Equatorial shapeprolate, oblate
Polar shapetriangular (convex)
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Wall thickness2.4
Columella visible?True
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesTricolpate. Prolate spheroidal to oblate spheroidal in ev, triangular in pv. Colpus patterned. 23 (18-27) x 23 (20-27). Exine 2.4, sexine gt nexine, finely reticulate.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (south coast)
Habitat notesIn soaks at base of limeston


CollectorN. M. Wace, 104
ANU access code7926
Collection siteSt. Francis Island, Nuyts Archipelago, far west coast of South Australia
Collection countryAustralia
Collection notesPhotographed
Equatorial view
Polar view
Surface pattern
Wall view
Aperture view
Unique feature