Polygalaceae

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 10 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Polygalaceae (rights holder: 2010 Barry Rice) © 2010 Barry Rice

Milkwort Family

Small trees, shrubs or perennial or annual herbs. Stipules usually 0, but sometimes present and if so, small and gland-like. Leaves alternate (in ours), simple, entire. Sepals 5; two lateral ones often petal-like (wings); two anterior ones sometimes joined. Petals 3-5. Stamens 5-8; filaments usually united in a slit tube. Ovary superior, 1- or 2-locular. Fruit (in ours) a capsule or a samara. Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
11.11%
3 of 27 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
d711c4c4-7586-4631-8800-ff94dd214072
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