Jepson eFlora: Key page
Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Loasaceae

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Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Subshrubstamens generally 5; stigma ± unlobed; fruit seed 1 ..... PETALONYX

1' Annual to subshrub; stamens generally many; stigma  3 or 5; fruit capsuleseeds generally many

2. Petals fused at least at base; stamens fused to corolla; stigma lobes and  5 ..... EUCNIDE

2' Petals free; stamens inserted on , not fused to corolla; stigma lobes and placentas generally 3 ..... MENTZELIA



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