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Aureolaria

See list of 3 species in this genus

Species of Aureolaria are parasitic on the roots of various species of Quercus. Reference: Pennell (1928).

  • 1a. Corolla at least sparingly glandular-pubescent on the abaxial (i.e., outside) surface [Fig. 749]; sepals crenate to pinnately lobed [Fig. 749]; capsules glandular-pubescent; seeds 0.8–1 mm long, wingless
  • 1b. Corolla not glandular on abaxial surface; sepals entire (very rarely lobed in A. virginica); capsules glabrous or pubescent with eglandular hairs; seeds 1.5–2.7 mm long, each with several thin wings; plants perennial

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