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Parvobalanus

Magnoliopsida - Fagales - Fagaceae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Parvobalanus Crepet and Nixon

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderFagalesEngler 1892
familyFagaceaeDumortier 1829
genusParvobalanus

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Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
W. L. Crepet and K. C. Nixon 1989Fruits arc small (4.2 mm x 10 mm) with an apical perigon and inferior ovary. Fruits are elongate-rounded triangular in cross section with wings at the angles. Three relatively elongate styles (1.7 mm) taper to an apparently punctate stigmatic area.