Cyatheaceae

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 1 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Cyatheaceae (rights holder: Instituto Nacional de Biodiversidad - INBio, Costa Rica.) © Instituto Nacional de Biodiversidad - INBio, Costa Rica.

Tree-fern Family

Tree-like plants with a trunk, terrestrial or lithophytic. Stem (trunk) large, erect, unbranched, densily covered in adventitious roots and leaf base scars. Fronds usually large, deeply 2-pinnatifid to 3-pinnate or 4-pinnatifid, borne at the apex of the trunk, tufted. Venation free, dichotomously forked, ending near the margin. Indumentum composed of contorted hairs and bracts with a fringed edge ... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
6.67%
1 of 15 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
275a72df-9586-40f5-a480-85ccb3a06723
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