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APG Clade: EUDICOTS - CORE EUDICOTS - ASTERIDS - EUASTERIDS II
APG Order: Asterales
APG Family: ASTERACEAE
Kew Family: COMPOSITAE
Genus: Emilia
Species Epithet: sonchifolia
Species Author: (L.) DC.


Storage Behaviour

Storage Behaviour: No data available for species. Of 6 known taxa of genus Emilia, 100.00% Orthodox(p/?)

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Seed Dispersal

  1. Wind; Diaspore is blown by wind; Assumption based upon diaspore morphology; (Mori & Brown, 1994); Diaspore=fruit. The diaspore is hairy or has hair-like processes.
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Literature Cited
  1. Mori, S.A. and Brown, J.L. 1994. Report on wind dispersal in a lowland moist forest in central French Guiana. Brittonia, 46:105-125.
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