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Tree, shrub, or erect or twining per; dioecious or flowers staminate and bisexual, wind-pollinated; epidermis with stiff hairs, glandular or not; sap watery.
Leaf: petioled; simple, unlobed or palmately lobed or compound, all alternate or lower opposite.
Inflorescence: terminal or axillary, unisexual or with both male and bisexual flowers.
Flower: perianth parts 4–6, free or fused; stamens 0 or 4–6; ovary 0 or 1, superior, chamber 1, ovule 1, style 1, short, stigmas 2, slender, plumose.
Fruit: drupe or achene, occasionally ± enclosed in persistent perianth.
11 genera, ± 100 species: temperate, tropical areas worldwide. [Sytsma et al. 2002 Amer J Bot 89:1531–1546] —Scientific Editors: Douglas H. Goldman, Bruce G. Baldwin.
Unabridged references: [Mitchell 1988 Bull New York State Mus Nat Hist 464:17–23]
Key to Cannabaceae
Tree or shrub, deciduous; hairs unbranched.Key to Celtis
Leaf: alternate, simple, unlobed, 3-veined from base.
Flower: staminate flowers in axils at base of new growth, 1 or clustered; bisexual flowers 1, in axils, perianth not persistent.
± 60 species: widespread, tropics and n temperate. (Latin name for the lotus of Homer) [Whittemore 2008 J Bot Res Inst Texas 2:627–632] Lvs on vigorous stems may be abnormally large, and (in Celtis reticulata) differently shaped.
Tree to 20(25) m.
Leaf: blade 70–110 mm, 30–50 mm wide, narrowly elliptic to lanceolate or lance- ovate, tip slender, long- acuminate, flexible, margins serrate, upper surface smooth, abaxially soft-hairy, major veins raised.
Fruit: 10–12 mm diam, dark purple-brown (to black); pedicel 11–31 mm.
Riparian woodland; 15–500 m. Sacramento Valley, South Coast;
Previous taxon: Celtis
Next taxon: Celtis reticulata
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) [year] Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html [accessed on month, day, year]
Citation for an individual treatment: [Author of taxon treatment] [year]. [Taxon name] in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, [URL for treatment]. Accessed on [month, day, year].
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