Piperaceae

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 2 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Piperaceae (rights holder: Daniel H. Janzen. Guanacaste Dry Forest Conservation Fund.) © Daniel H. Janzen. Guanacaste Dry Forest Conservation Fund.

Pepper Family

Small trees, shrubs or herbs. Stipules 0 or, if present, adnate to the petiole. Leaves simple, alternate or whorled; petiole usually ensheathing the jointed stem; lamina entire. Inflorescence usually a dense, leaf-opposed spike. Flowers minute, bisexual or unisexual, each subtended by a peltate bract. Perianth 0. Stamens 2-several. Ovary superior, 1-locular; stigmas 1-5. Fruit a fleshy 1-seeded dr... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
7.69%
1 of 13 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
49aacfe9-cc4c-44e9-bfe6-37139c4ada70
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