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plant taxa week10

apiaceae, ceanothus, papaveraceae, malvaceae, myrtaceae
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california lilac
what is the common name of the genus ceanothus
ceanothus
what is the genus name of california lilac
Rhamnaceae
what family does the genus ceanothus belong to
Ceanothus
This genus in the family Rhamnaceae is known for nitrogen fixation
Ceanothus
this genus can have alternate leaves with 3 main vanes or opposite leaves with stomates in crypts that give a mottlesw look
stomates, tough, persistent
Leaves in the genus ceanothus that are opposite have a mottled underside due to hairs that cover crypts which contain __________ and stipules that are ________&__________
Ceanothus
the fruits of this genus have distinctive pop top capsules where the lower cup-like part persists on the plant after dehiscence
Rhanmaceae, Ceanothus, California Lilac
family, genus, common name
Rhamnaceae, Ceanothus, California Lilac
family genus and common name
Umbelliferae
This family contains carrots, celery, dill, anise, coriander, cilantro, caraway, parsley, and cumin
Umbelliferae
This family contains aromatic herbs with pinnately compound leaves and sheathing leaf bases
Umbelliferae
This family produces inflorecences or compound umbels
stylopodium
name the structure found in the family umbelliferae that sits on top of the flowers ovary and produces nectar
*,-5-,5,2(inferior,syncarpous)
what is the floral formula for the family umbelliferae
schizocarp
what type of fruit is produced in the family umbelliferae
mericarp
what is the term for the single seeded unit that is a result of the splitting of the schizocarp
Umbelliferae
The genus Daucus is part of what family
Umbelliferae
the genus Conium is part of what family
Conium
this genus in the family umbelliferae has smooth stems, and ovaries and the bracts below the umbels are not very noticeable
Daucus
This genus in the family umbelliferae has hairy ovaries and barbed, hairy stems and pinnatifid bracts below the umbels
Umbelliferae, Daucus, Queen Anne's Lace
family, genus, common name
Umbelliferae, Conium, Poison Hemlock
Myrtaceae
the genus Eucalyptus is part of what family
Gum trees
What is the common name of the genus Eucalyptus
Eucalyptus
this genus has woody buds
Eucalyptus
this genus has dimorphic leaves, juvenile plants have leaves and adult plants have alternate leaves
Eucalyptus
the flowers of this genus in the family Myrtaceae have a reduced perianth, showy stamens and inferior ovaries and superficially resemble acacia flowers
stamens
what is the showy part of eucalyptus flowers
inferior
what is the ovary position of eucalyptus flowers
inferior
what is the ovary position in the family umbelliferae
2
how many carpels are found in the family umbelliferae
*,5,5,many,few to many(inferior and syncarpous)
what is the floral formula of the family Myrtaceae
Myrtaceae, Eucalyptus, Gum Tree
family, genus, common name
myrtaceae
family
Papaveraceae
Papaver, Dicentra, Eschscholzia are members of what family
poppy
what is the common name of the genus Papaver
,3,3+3,many, many (superior and syncarpous) ,2,2+2,many, many(superior and syncarpous)
what are the floral formulas of the genus Papaver (2)
caducous
sepals in the genus papaver are _________, meaning they fall off early
Papaver
members of this genus of Papaveraceae have a stigmatic disc
Papaveraceae, Papaver, Poppy
family, genus, common name
Papaveraceae, Papaver, Poppy
family, genus, family
poppy
what is the common name of Eschscholzia
Eschscholzia
this genus in the family Papaveraceae has sepals that are fused together before it blooms
long linear capsules
describe the fruits of Eschscholzia
Papaveraceae, Eschscholzia, poppu
family, genus, common name
Papaveraceae, Eschscholzia, poppy
family, genus, common name
syncarpous
poppies have a(n) ______________ gynoecium
apocarpus
buttercups have a(n) ______________ gynoecium
bleeding hearts
what is the common name for the genus Dicentra
Dicentra
what is the genus name for the bleeding hearts
zygomorphic
what type of symmetry is seen in the genus Dicentra
actinomorphic
what type of symmetry is seen in the genus Papaver
actinomorphic
what type of symmetry is seen in the genus Eschscholzia
x,2,2+2,6,2 (superior and syncarpous)
what is the floral formula of the genus Dicentra
Dicentra
this genus of papaveraceae has persistent sepals that are tiny
Papaveraceae, Dicentra, Bleeding Hearts
family, genus, common name
Malvaceae
hibiscus is a genus in what family
Hibiscus
this genus is characterized by fused filaments that form a tube from which the style comes out of
adnate, connate
in the family Malvaceae the petals are __________ to the stamens and the stamens are __________---
palmate alternate
members of the family Malvaceae have __________ & ________ leaves
fuzzy
the leaves of Malvaceae are ______ which is a feature that distinguishes them from the leaves of ribes
Malvaceae
cotton is a member of what family
capsule, schizocarp
what two fruit types are seen in the family Malvaceae
schizocarp
Hibiscus has what fruit type
Malvaceae, Hibiscus, Hibiscus
family name, genus, common name