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|Family: Aquifoliaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Leaf: petioled; adaxially generally shiny. Flower: sepals persistent in fruit; petals oblong or obovate. Fruit: pulpy.
Species In Genus: 300--400 species: especially tropics. Etymology: (Latin: name for Medit holly-oak, Quercus ilex L.) Note: Ilex cornuta Lindl. & Paxton occasionally persisting from cultivation.
eFlora Treatment Author: Elizabeth McClintock
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Aquifoliaceae
Next taxon: Ilex aquifolium
Citation for this treatment: Elizabeth McClintock 2016. Ilex, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=9197, accessed on February 12, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 12, 2016.