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APG Clade: EUDICOTS - CORE EUDICOTS - ASTERIDS - EUASTERIDS I
APG Order: Lamiales
APG Family: VERBENACEAE
Kew Family: VERBENACEAE
Genus: Priva
Species Epithet: lappulacea
Species Author: (L.) Pers.
Life Form: cham.


Storage Behaviour

Storage Behaviour: No data available for species. Of 1 known taxa of genus Priva, 100.00% Orthodox(p/?)

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Seed Dispersal

  1. Animal; Diaspore is carried accidentally; Assumption based upon diaspore morphology; (Mori & Brown, 1998); Diaspore=fruit+calyx. The diaspore has spiny, spiky, hooked or barbed projections or awns.
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Literature Cited
  1. Mori, S.A. and Brown, J.L. 1998. Epizoochorous dispersal by barbs, hooks, and spines in a lowland moist forest in central French Guiana. Brittonia, 50:165-173.
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