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Mascagnia lucida. a. Flowering branch. b. Node showing interpetiolar stipules. c. Abaxial base of lamina to show glands and lineate venation. d, e. Detached leaves, adaxial view, to show variation. f. Flower bud and portion of inflorescence axis. g. Flower, posterior petal uppermost. h. Detached posterior petal, adaxial view. i. Androecium laid out, abaxial view, the stamen fifth from left opposite posterior petal. j. Gynoecium, anterior style in center. k. Distal portion of style. l. Samara, abaxial view. m. Samara, adaxial view. n. Old fruit after fall of samaras, showing torus surrounded by disc with rudimentary lobes. Scale bar equivalents: a, 4 cm; b, c, 4 mm; d, e, 4 cm; f, 2.7 mm; g, h, 4 mm; i, j, 2 mm; k, 0.7 mm; l, m, 8 mm; n, 2 mm. Based on: a–c, f–k, Howard et al. 259 (Cuba), MICH; d, Gentry 51029 (Cuba), MICH; e, n, Hammel 17816 (Cuba), MICH; l, m, Correll 46218 (Bahamas), NY. Drawn by Karin Douthit. © University of Michigan Herbarium.
Keys: Caribbean (flowers, fruits)
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