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Byrsonima. a–i. B. fonsecae. a. Flowering branch, with enlargement of abaxial leaf surface. b. Stipules. c. Portion of inflorescence with pedunculate flower bud. d. Flower, posterior petal uppermost. e. Stamen, adaxial view. f. Anther, side view. g. Gynoecium, with styles bent away from posterior petal. h. Fruit. i. Cross-section of fruit, showing stone with three locules. j–p. B. souzae. j. Leaves and axis of inflorescence. k. Stipules. l. Reconstructed cymule, the flower with posterior petal uppermost. m. Apex of peduncle to show bracteoles of cymule. n. Stamens, side view (left) and adaxial view (right). o. Gynoecium. p. Fruit, with flesh and base in longitudinal section to expose the nut. Scale bar equivalents: a, 4 cm (1 cm); b, 5.7 mm; c, d, 8 mm; e, f, 2 mm; g, 4 mm; h, i, 1.3 mm; j, 4 cm; k, 1.3 cm; l, 8 mm; m, 2.7 mm; n, o, 2 mm; p, 2.7 cm.—Based on: a–i, Anderson et al. 36183, MICH; j–o, Rodrigues & Coelho 2462, INPA; p, Rodrigues & Loureiro 7168, INPA. Drawn by Karin Douthit. First published in Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 15: 108. 1982; reproduced with permission of the author.
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