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|Family: Zannichelliaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Perennial herb. Stem: generally few-branched. Leaf: entire. Inflorescence: staminate flowers generally 1, pistillate 2--4, pedicelled in fruit or not. Staminate Flower: stamen 1, filament slender, anther 2--4-chambered. Pistillate Flower: style short, stigma peltate. Fruit: compressed, abaxially curved, ridged, toothed, adaxially +- straight, base stalk-like, tip beaked.
Species In Genus: +- 5 species: +- worldwide. Etymology: (Gian G. Zannichelli, Venetian botanist, 1662--1729)
eFlora Treatment Author: Robert F. Thorne, Robert R. Haynes & C. Barre Hellquist
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Zannichelliaceae
Next taxon: Zannichellia palustris
Citation for this treatment: Robert F. Thorne, Robert R. Haynes & C. Barre Hellquist 2016. Zannichellia, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=8822, accessed on July 28, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 28, 2016.