Acanthaceae

Family in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 14 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Acanthaceae (rights holder: Ulf Mehlig) © Ulf Mehlig

Acanthus Family

Herbs, shrubs or sometimes climbers. Stipules 0. Leaves opposite, usually entire, less often toothed. Flowers bisexual, actinomorphic or zygomorphic. Bracts and bracteoles usually present. Calyx 4-5-partite, rarely 2-lipped or with 10-18 teeth (Thunbergia). Corolla gamopetalous, 1-2-lipped or 5-lobed. Stamens 2 or 4, inserted on corolla. Anthers 1- or 2-thecous, with thecae together or one above t... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
3.72%
9 of 242 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
f5fce9fb-a59e-49ae-be15-4048f0a4189a
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.

The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility