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Floral anatomy and pollination biology of Cyrilla racemiflora (Cyrillaceae)
Author(s): R. R. Dute, D. R. Folkerts, J. E. Watkins, M. E. Saxon and R. S. Boyd
Publication Type: Article
Journal: Southeastern Naturalist
Article Topic(s): Morphology, Pollination
Research Setting(s): Field
Species Referenced: Cyrilla racemiflora (Titi),
AbstractExamines the floral anatomy and pollination biology of Cyrilla racemiflora in Alabama. The floral parts undergo a number of color changes during maturation. Results indicate that plants are self-compatible and that self-pollination can lead to seed set. However, pollination appears to be rare in the absence of a vector.
Suggested CitationR. R. Dute, D. R. Folkerts, J. E. Watkins, M. E. Saxon and R. S. Boyd. "Floral anatomy and pollination biology of Cyrilla racemiflora (Cyrillaceae)." Southeastern Naturalist 3.2 (2004): 309-326.
Article LinksISSN: 1528-7092