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|Family: Rubiaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Annual. Leaf: opposite; stipules fused to leaf bases, small, fringed. Inflorescence: flowers 1--many in axils, sessile. Flower: corolla funnel-shaped, lobes generally 4. Fruit: nutlets 2; calyx persistent.
Species In Genus: 50 species: warm America, Africa. Etymology: (Greek: thoroughfare, from habitats)
eFlora Treatment Author: Robert E. Preston & Lauramay T. Dempster
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Crucianella angustifolia
Next taxon: Diodia teres
Citation for this treatment: Robert E. Preston & Lauramay T. Dempster 2016. Diodia, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=11279, accessed on February 09, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 09, 2016.