Urticaceae

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 13 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Urticaceae (rights holder: alex monro) © alex monro

Nettle Family

Annual or perennial herbs, shrubs or small trees, monoecious or dioecious, sometimes with stinging hairs. Stipules usually present. Leaves alternate or opposite, simple or lobed, usually strongly 3-veined from the base. Cystoliths generally present. Inflorescences usually cymose, densely clustered. Flowers minute, unisexual, with 1 whorl of tepals. Ovary superior with 1 erect b... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
16.67%
9 of 54 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
d45f20a1-b010-4b39-aaeb-74527a2ed640
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