Nelumbo nucifera NYMPHAEACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID85-6-1
Speciesnucifera
GenusNelumbo
FamilyNYMPHAEACEAE
Common namesacred lotus, red lotus
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Morphology

Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetricolpate
Surface patternverrucate
Equatorial sizemin 40.2, mean 51.9, max 60
Polar sizemin 44.2, mean 46.4, max 58.5
Equatorial shapesuboblate, circular, subprolate
Polar shapetrilobate
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Colpi length> 2/3
Wall evennesseven
Exine typetectate
Columella visible?True
Dispersal formmonad

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Papua New Guinea (lowland)
Habit aquatic(s)floating attached
Cultivated?True

Collection

CollectorS. Garrett-Jones ANU 21003
InstitutionANU
ANU access code10588
Collection siteMorobe Province, Lae District, Lake Wanum
Collection countryPapua New Guinea
Collection altitude30
Collection notesPhotographed

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