Malpighia emiliae and M. diversifolia. a–i, M. emiliae. a. Flowering branch. b. Abaxial surface of lamina, with enlarged hairs adjacent. c. Adaxial surface of lamina, with enlarged hairs adjacent. d. Flower, lateral view, posterior petal uppermost and turned to show its abaxial side. e. Lateral petal, lateral view. f. Partial androecium laid out, abaxial view, the stamen at left opposite posterior petal. g. Gynoecium, anterior style in middle. h. Apex of style. i. Fruit, viewed from above. j, M. diversifolia. Lateral petal, lateral view. Scale bar equivalents: a, 4 cm; b, c, 8 mm (1.3 mm); d, 5.7 mm; e, 5 mm; f, g, 2.7 mm; h, 0.8 mm; i, 1.3 cm; j, 5 mm. Based on: a–h, Lott 1658, MICH; i, Lott et al. 1683, MICH; j, Brandegee s.n. [UC 187362], UC. Drawn by Karin Douthit. First published by W. R. Anderson in Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 16: 91. 1987.
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other drawings: M. glabra, M. leticiana, M. martinicensis, M. novogaliciana, M. romeroana,
M. rzedowskii, M. stevensii, M. wendtii, M. wilburiorum

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