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Byrsonima. a–b, B. macrostachya. a. Branch with inflorescence. b. Stipules against stem (leaf removed). c–f, B. carraoana. c. Flower, posterior petal uppermost. d. Stamens, side view (above) and adaxial view (below). e. Gynoecium. f. Fruit. g–j, B. tillettii. g. Branch with inflorescence. h. Two-flowered cincinnus. i. Flower bud. j. Immature stamens from bud, opposite a petal (above) and opposite a sepal (below). Scale bar equivalents: a, 4 cm; b, 1.3 cm; c, 8 mm; d, e, 4 mm; f, 8 mm; g, 4 cm; h, 1 cm; i, 4 mm; j, 2 mm.—Based on: a, b, Cowan & Wurdack 31363, MICH; c–e, Steyermark & Wurdack 504, MICH; f, Steyermark 93807, NY; g–j, Tillett et al. 45092, MICH. Drawn by Karin Douthit. First published in Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 32: 116. 1981; reproduced with permission of the author.
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