Comparative seed structure in the Ranunculiflorae

  • Claudia Brückner
Part of the Plant Systematics and Evolution Supplement 9 book series (SYSTEMATICS, volume 9)


Most Ranunculiflorae seeds develop from anatropous, bitegmic, and crassinucellate ovules (Corner 1976, Takhtajan 1988). In regard to seed structure, four alliances can be distinguished.


Adventitious Root Endosperm Development Cellulosic Fibril Primitive Group Fibrillar Network 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Claudia Brückner
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  1. 1.Institut für Biologie, Spezielle Botanik/ArboretumHumboldt-UniversitätBerlinFederal Republic of Germany

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