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Ulmus glabra

Taxonomy: Angiospermae, Rosales, Ulmaceae, Ulmus

Published: 2016-11-08

Pollen Description

Shape, Size and Aperture

pollen unit: monad,  dispersal unit and peculiarities: monad,  size (pollen unit): medium-sized (26-50 µm),  pollen class: porate,  polarity: heteropolar,  shape: spheroidal,  outline in polar view: circular,  shape (dry pollen): oblate,  outline in polar view (dry pollen): irregular,  infoldings (dry pollen): irregularly infolded,  aperture number: 5,  aperture type: porus,  aperture condition: porate,  aperture peculiarities: stephanoaperturate

Ornamentation and Structure

LMornamentation LM: -,  nexine: -,  sexine: -,  SEMornamentation SEM: verrucate, granulate,  TEMtectum: -,  infratectum: -,  foot layer: -,  endexine: -,  intine: -,  wall peculiarities: -

Miscellaneous

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

Annotations

dry pollen irregularely infolded or cup-shaped

Author(s) of diagnosis: Halbritter, Heidemarie

Pictures

polar view

1. polar view

equatorial view

2. equatorial view

aperture

3. aperture

exine surface

4. exine surface

dry pollen grains

5. dry pollen grains

Picture legend

  1. polar view - fresh, rehydrated (water) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Halbritter, H.
  2. equatorial view - fresh, rehydrated (water) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Halbritter, H.
  3. aperture - fresh, rehydrated (water) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Halbritter, H.
  4. exine surface - fresh, rehydrated (water) & critical point dried & sputter coated with gold, photographer: Halbritter, H.
  5. dry pollen grains - dry, sputter coated with gold, photographer: Halbritter, H.

Literature

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  • Rowley JR, Rowley JS (1986) Ontogenetic development of microspores of Ulmus (Ulmaceae). In: Blackmore S., Ferguson I.K. (eds) Pollen and spores: Form and Function. Acad Press, London : 19-33
  • Stafford PJ (1995) The Northwest European Pollen Flora, 53. Ulmaceae. Rev Palaeobot Palynol 88: 25-46
  • Stockmarr J (1975) SEM studies on pollen grains of Northern European Ulmus species. Grana 14: 103-107
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  • Zavada M (1983) Pollen morphology of Ulmaceae. Grana 22: 23-30
  • Zavada MS, Kim M (1996) Phylogenetic analysis of Ulmaceae. Pl Syst Evol 200: 13-20
  • Halbritter, H (1998) Preparing living pollen material for scanning electron microscopy using 2,2-dimethoxypropane (DMP) and criticalpoint drying. Biotechnic Histochem 73: 137–143
  • Lian YH (1982) Apocynaceae, Bignoniaceae, Goodeniaceae, Lardizabalaceae, Menispermaceae, Nyctaginaceae, Papilionaceae, Rubiaceae, Samydaceae, Santalaceae, Sargentodoxaceae, Simaroubaceae, Thymelaeaceae, Ulmaceae. In: Angiosperm pollen flora of tropic and subtropic China. Inst Bot South China : 34-48, 60-65, 165-166, 183-186, 213-217, 244-246, 265-289, 305-325, 335-339, 351, 353-355, 375-377, 381-383

Copyright and Citation

Cite this publication as:

Halbritter H. 2016. Ulmus glabra. In: PalDat - A palynological database. https://www.paldat.org/pub/Ulmus_glabra/302062;jsessionid=9CB609750156CE27230A78A526ABEC3A; accessed 2018-11-18

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