Hippocrateoideae

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Hippocrateoideae

<<Capsular fruits>Seeds>Wings

attached by a basal wing1
1. 001-002-001

<<Capsular fruits>Wood>Bark

but sometimes with a thick indented bark2
2. 001-003-002

<<Capsular fruits>Wood>Included phloem

without bands or islands of included phloem3
3. 001-003-001

<<Capsular fruits>Wood>Rays

and on cross section often showing large rays that appear like spokes of a wheel (lens needed)4
4. 001-003-003

<Capsular fruits>Mericarp number

35
5. 001-001

<Capsular fruits>Seeds

seeds ;6
6. 001-002

<Capsular fruits>Wood

wood , .7
7. 001-003

Capsular fruits

characterized by capsular fruits consisting of mericarps;8
8. 001

Description

characterized by capsular fruits consisting of 3 mericarps; seeds attached by a basal wing; wood without bands or islands of included phloem, but sometimes with a thick indented barkand on cross section often showing large rays that appear like spokes of a wheel (lens needed).

Taxonomy

In the Guianas: Anthodon, Cuervea, Elachyptera, Hippocratea, Hylenaea, Prionostemma and Pristimera.