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Multiple pleurograms in Chamaecrista moench (Leguminosae, caesalpinioideae)

Author(s): O. C. De-Paula and D. M. T. Oliveira

Month: Jul
Year: 2008

Journal: Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society
Volume: 157
Issue: 3
Pages: 487-492

Article Topic(s): Morphology,Taxonomy
Research Setting(s): Laboratory

Species Referenced: Chamaecrista nictitans (Sensitive partridge pea),


The ultrastructure, morphology and topography of Chamaesrista seeds were studied in several species. Structures previously described as tegumental pits were identified as pleurograms.

Suggested Citation

O. C. De-Paula and D. M. T. Oliveira. "Multiple pleurograms in Chamaecrista moench (Leguminosae, caesalpinioideae)." Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 157.3 (2008): 487-492.

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