Malpighia wendtii. a. Flowering stem. b. Node showing interpetiolar stipules and lenticels. c. Flower, lateral view, posterior petal erect. d. Androecium laid out, abaxial view, the stamen at left opposite posterior petal. e. Gynoecium, anterior style in middle. f. Distal portion of lateral style. g. Fruit, dried but intact. h. One pyrene of fruit with flesh removed, abaxial view. Scale bar equivalents: a, 4 cm; b, 4 mm; c, 5.7 mm; d, 3 mm; e, 2.7 mm; f, 1.6 mm; g, h, 1.6 cm. Based on: a, c–f, Wendt et al. 2825, MICH; b, g, h, Contreras 7823, MICH. Drawn by Karin Douthit. First published by W. R. Anderson in Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 16: 101. 1987; reproduced with the author's permission.
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Keys: Central America (flowers, fruits)
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