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Bunchosia polystachia and Malpighia martinicensis. a–f. B. polystachia. a. Flowering branch. b. Node to show epipetiolar stipules. c. Flower, side view, posterior petal uppermost. d. Posterior petal. e. Gynoecium. f. fruit (left) and in cross section (right). g–m. M. martinicensis. g. Flowering branch. h. Abaxial base of leaf with one hair detached. i. Node to show interpetiolar stipules. j. Flower, posterior petal uppermost. k. Gynoecium, anterior style in center. l. Apex of posterior style. m. Fruit. Scale bar equivalents: a, 4 cm; b, 4 mm; c, 5.7 mm; d, 5 mm; e, 4 mm; f, 1.3 cm; g, 4 cm; h, i, 4 mm; j, 5.7 mm; k, 5 mm; l, 1 mm; m, 1 cm. Based on: a–e, Wasshausen & Ayensu 353, US; f, Ernst 1960, US; g, Duss 1478, US; h, m, Stehlé et al. H-3202, US; i–l, Proctor 21064, US. Drawn by Karin Douthit. First published by W. R. Anderson in Fl. Lesser Antilles 4: 601. 1988.
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Keys: Caribbean (flowers, fruits)
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