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|Family: Brassicaceae (Cruciferae)||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: [Annual] perennial herb, hairs +- many-branched, tree-like. Leaf: basal simple, entire or dentate to deeply lobed; distal cauline sessile, base wedge-shaped to truncate (lobed). Inflorescence: elongated or not. Flower: sepals erect, base not sac-like; petals oblanceolate to spoon-shaped, not clawed, white. Fruit: silique [silicle], dehiscent, unsegmented, linear [ovate to oblong], flat parallel or perpendicular to septum, hairy, hairs small +- sessile, some long-stalked; stigma entire. Seed: 16--110, in 1 rows, oblong, wingless.
Species In Genus: 6 species: southwestern United States, northern Mexico. Etymology: (Greek: sea pod, from resemblance of fruit hair cover to salt)
eFlora Treatment Author: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Euclidium syriacum
Next taxon: Halimolobos jaegeri
Citation for this treatment: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz 2016. Halimolobos, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=10586, accessed on May 30, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on May 30, 2016.