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Key to Loasaceae

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1. Subshrub; stamens generally 5; stigma ± unlobed; fruit achene, seed 1 ..... PETALONYX

1' Annual to subshrub; stamens generally many; stigma lobes 3 or 5; fruit capsule, seeds generally many

2. Petals fused at least at base; stamens fused to corolla; stigma lobes and placentas 5 ..... EUCNIDE

2' Petals free; stamens inserted on hypanthium, not fused to corolla; stigma lobes and placentas generally 3 ..... MENTZELIA

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