Byrsonima lucida. a. Flowering branch. b. Base of petiole with stipules on adaxial face. c. Flower bud with pedicel subtended by bracteoles and bract on inflorescence axis. d. Flower, posterior petal uppermost. e. Stamens, adaxial view (left) and lateral view (right). f. Gynoecium. g. Cross-section of ovary (ovules removed from locules). h. Apex of style. i. Immature fruit. Scale bar equivalents: a, 3.3 cm; b, 3.3 mm; c, 6.7 mm; d, 1 cm; e–g, 2.5 mm; h, 0.4 mm; i, 2 cm. Based on: a–c, Small & Mosier 6031, MICH; d–h, Killip 43238, MICH; i, Wilbur 7628, MICH. Drawn by Karin Douthit. © University of Michigan Herbarium.
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Keys: USA (flowers, fruits), Caribbean (flowers, fruits)
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all drawings: B. affinis, B. alvimii, B. bahiana, B. bronweniana, B. bucidifolia, B. cacaophila, B. carroana, B. christianeae, B. coniophylla, B. crassifolia, B. flexipes, B. fonsecae, B. hatschbachii, B. homeieri, B. kariniana, B. lucida, B. macrostachya, B. maguirei, B. morii, B. onishiana, B. pachypoda, B. riparia, B. rodriguesii, B. rubrobracteata, B. schunkei, B. souzae, B. spinensis, B. steyermarkii, B. surinamensis, B. tillettii, B. trinitensis, B. wurdackii.