Adelphia hiraea. a. Flowering branch. b. Node to show interpetiolar stipules and large glands on petiole. c. Apex of lamina to show marginal processes. d. Circinate flower bud with one large eccentric gland on one bracteole. e. Flower, posterior petal uppermost (eccentric bracteole gland is behind pedicel, below posterior petal). f. Androecium laid out, abaxial view, the stamen just above the letter "f" opposite posterior petal. g. Gynoecium, the anterior style in center. h. Samara, abaxial view. i. Ventral areole of samara. Scale bar equivalents: a, 4 cm; b, c, 1.3 cm; d, 8 mm; e, 6 mm; f, 2.7 mm; g, 3.3 mm; h, 3 cm; i, 8 mm. Based on: a–g, Foster 2313, MICH; h, i, Davidse et al. 20520, MICH. Drawn by Karin Douthit. First published in Novon 16: 172. 2006; reproduced with permission of the author.
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A. mirabilis

Keys: Caribbean (flowers, fruits), Central America (flowers, fruits)