Commelinaceae

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 5 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Commelinaceae (rights holder: 2012 Robert Sivinski) © 2012 Robert Sivinski

Spiderwort Family

Annual or perennial herbs, often succulent. Leaves alternate with a basal sheath enclosing the stem, often ciliate at the mouth. Inflorescences composed of cymes which may be few or numerous and aggregated into thyrses; sometimes subtended by or enclosed in spathes. Flowers actinomorphic or zygomorphic, bisexual or male, occasionally cleistogamous. Sepals 3. Petals 3, free or united, deliques... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
9.76%
4 of 41 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
824fb3fa-7780-4a81-ac9b-d107909ba3e4
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

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The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility