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  • Ephedraceae Dumort.

This family is accepted.
Ephedra chilensis

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Morphology General Habit
Slender shrubs with green twigs, usually dioecious, with opposite or whorled leaves, usually reduced to short sheaths
Morphology Reproductive morphology Cones
Cones compound, with the cone axis bearing pairs of bracts subtending microsporangiate or ovulate shoots Mature female cone globose, with 1–3 seeds surrounded by 2 pairs of red or yellow fleshy bracts.
Note
Family of a single genus.

Ephedraceae Dumort. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Anal. Fam. Pl. 11, 12. 1829 (1829)

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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