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Himantoglossum metlesicsianum

Taxonomy: Spermatophyta, Orchidales, Orchidaceae, Himantoglossum

Published: 2011-08-25

Pollen Description

Shape, Size and Aperture

pollen unit: pollinium,  dispersal unit and peculiarities: pollinarium,  size (pollen unit): very large (>100 µm),  pollen class: polyad,  polarity: heteropolar,  shape: irregular,  outline in polar view: irregular,  shape (dry pollen): irregular,  outline in polar view (dry pollen): irregular,  infoldings (dry pollen): irregularly infolded,  aperture number: none,  aperture type: no aperture,  aperture condition: inaperturate,  aperture peculiarities: -

Ornamentation and Structure

LMornamentation LM: -,  nexine: -,  sexine: -,  SEMornamentation SEM: no suitable term,  TEMtectum: eutectate,  infratectum: -,  foot layer: -,  endexine: -,  intine: -,  wall peculiarities: -

Miscellaneous

pollen coatings: -,  reserves in cytoplasm: -,  cell number: -,  Ubisch bodies: -

Author(s) of diagnosis: Svojtka, M.; Claessens, J.

Pictures

habitus

1. habitus

flower(s)

2. flower(s)

massulae

3. massulae

massula

4. massula

massula

5. massula

tetrads (forming massula)

6. tetrads (forming massula)

tetrads (in massula)

7. tetrads (in massula)

tetrad (in massula)

8. tetrad (in massula)

Picture legend

  1. habitus, photographer: Claessens, J.
  2. flower(s), photographer: Claessens, J.
  3. massulae - dry, ethanol (70%) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Svojtka, M.
  4. massula - dry, ethanol (70%) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Svojtka, M.
  5. massula - dry, ethanol (70%) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Svojtka, M.
  6. tetrads (forming massula) - dry, ethanol (70%) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Svojtka, M.
  7. tetrads (in massula) - dry, ethanol (70%) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Svojtka, M.
  8. tetrad (in massula) - dry, ethanol (70%) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Svojtka, M.

Literature

    Copyright and Citation

    Cite this publication as:

    Svojtka M., Claessens J. 2011. Himantoglossum metlesicsianum. In: PalDat - A palynological database. https://www.paldat.org/pub/Himantoglossum_metlesicsianum/202774;jsessionid=D0CE5DAF49D7D278D298AE6A8B8A9B92; accessed 2019-06-26

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