Title

The morphology and development of Lenormandia prolifera (C. Ag.) J. Agardh (Amansieae, Rhodomelaceae)

Document Type

Article

Publication details

Saenger, P & Ducker, SC 1971, 'The morphology and development of Lenormandia prolifera (C. Ag.) J. Agardh (Amansieae, Rhodomelaceae)', Australian Journal of Botany, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 51-62.

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Abstract

The history and nomenclature of Lenormandia prolifera are given. Observations are made on the structure of the vegetative fronds and the various reproductive organs. L. prolifera is compared with other members of the Amansieae. A description is given of carpospore development in L. prolifera.