Ophioglossaceae

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 8 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Ophioglossaceae (rights holder:)

Adder's-tongue Family

Terrestrial ferns, deciduous perennials, often clone forming by root proliferation. Rhizome spherical, subspherical or elongated, erect or creeping, subterranean; roots fleshy without roothairs. Fronds 1 or few, consisting of a simple, hairless sterile, slightly fleshy lamina and a simple or compound, fertile, linear, stalked spike. Sporangia sunken in the tissue on either side of the linear spike... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
28.57%
2 of 7 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
c8df03cc-8c14-4b8e-9e2b-1766789bd22d
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