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Bunchosia. a–h, B. acuminata. a. Node with fruiting inflorescence, and detached leaf. b. Base of leaf and epipetiolar stipules, abaxial view. c. Flower bud, with posterior calyx glands to left. d. Flower, posterior petal uppermost. e. Partial androecium laid out, abaxial view, the stamen at right opposite posterior petal. f. Gynoecium. g. Distal portion of style. h. Fruit (right) and cross-section of fruit (left). i–o, B. macilenta. i. Fruiting branch. j. Base of leaf and epipetiolar stipules, abaxial view. k. Flower, posterior petal uppermost. l. Partial androecium laid out, abaxial view, the stamen at right opposite posterior petal. m. Gynoecium. n. Distal portion of style. o. Fruit. Scale bar equivalents: a, i, 4 cm; b, j, 2 cm; c, 5.7 mm; d, k, 1 cm; e, f, l, m, 2.9 mm; g, n, 0.7 mm; h, o, 1.3 cm. Based on: a, Pinheiro 1242, MICH; b, h, Pinheiro 1498, MICH; c–g, Pinheiro 2083, MICH; i, j, o, Santos 2389, MICH; k–n, Pinheiro 1757, MICH. Drawn by Karin Douthit. Modified from a drawing first published in Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 16: 60. 1987; reproduced with permission of the author.

other drawings:

B. anomala

B. berlinii

B. bonplandiana

B. caroli

B. grayumii

B. luzmariae

B. mcvaughii

B. mollis

B. pallescens

B. polystachia

B. plowmanii

B. swartziana

B. veluticarpa

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