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Malpighiodes. a–j, M. guianensis: a. Flowering and fruiting branch. b. Abaxial base of lamina to show glands. c. Abaxial surface of lamina. d. Detached hair from abaxial surface of lamina. e. Flower bud. f. Flower, lateral view, posterior petal to right. g. Flower from above, posterior petal uppermost. h. Stamens, abaxial view, the stamen on left opposite a sepal. i. Gynoecium. j. Samara, abaxial view. k, M. bracteosa, mericarp, abaxial view. Scale bar equivalents: a, 3 cm; b, 8 mm; c, 1 mm; d, 0.6 mm; e, 3 mm; f, 6 mm; g, 5 mm; h, i, 2 mm; j, 2 cm; k, 1 cm. Based on: a, c, d, j, Gleason 825, NY; b, h, Cremers 8143, MICH; e, f, i, Forest Dept. 3644, NY; g, Maas & Westra 3563, MICH; k, Ducke 1169, NY. Drawn by Karin Douthit. Modified from a drawing first published in Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 32: 214. 1981; reproduced with permission of the author.
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