What’s a dichotomous key? HelpSee list of 4 species in this genus
- Group 1Lycophytes, Monilophytes
- Group 2Gymnosperms
- Group 3Monocots
- Group 4Woody angiosperms with opposite or whorled leaves
- Group 5Woody angiosperms with alternate leaves
- Group 6Herbaceous angiosperms with inferior ovaries
- Group 7Herbaceous angiosperms with superior ovaries and zygomorphic flowers
- Group 8Herbaceous angiosperms with superior ovaries, actinomorphic flowers, and 2 or more distinct carpels
- Group 9Herbaceous angiosperms with superior ovaries, actinomorphic flowers, connate petals, and a solitary carpel or 2 or more connate carpels
- Group 10Herbaceous angiosperms with superior ovaries, actinomorphic flowers, distinct petals or the petals lacking, and 2 or more connate carpels
Reference: Liu et al. (2009).
1b. Corolla 7.5–25 mm long, rotate, 10-saccate, the anthers fitting in the corolla sacs and later springing forward, connate most of its length [Fig. 614]; leaf blades 1.5–12 cm long; androecium with 10 stamens; capsules 5-locular; upright shrubs, sometimes colonial and forming thickets, but not mat-forming
2b. Leaves opposite or alternate; inflorescence terminal; corolla 10–25 mm wide; capsules 6–8 mm wide
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