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Key to Linaceae

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1. Styles, stigmas 5; fruit dehiscing into 5 or 10 segments ..... LINUM

1' Styles, stigmas 2 or 3; fruit dehiscing into 4 or 6 segments, or indehiscent

2. Leaves generally whorled proximally, alternate or opposite distally; styles generally 3, stigmas ± = styles in width; stipule glands generally present ..... HESPEROLINON

2' Leaves opposite, distal leaves or bracts alternate; styles 2, stigmas > styles in width; stipule glands 0 ..... SCLEROLINON


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