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Cypselae Measurements

Posted by jekeesl Central AR 7b (My Page) on
Mon, Jul 14, 14 at 7:59

This is a cypselae from one of the Lactuca species. When you measure the length of the cypselae body for review with the keys, do you include those sharp-pointed tips where the beaks attach?

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RE: Cypselae Measurements

If I was measuring just the body I would not include the remnants of the style.

RE: Cypselae Measurements

Thanks lycopus.

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