Inflorescence structure in species of Spartina Schreb. (Poaceae: Chloridoideae: Cynodonteae)


The typology developed by Troll was followed to describe inflorescence structures for 15 species of Spartina. In all species here studied, truncation of the terminal spikelet of the main axis and primary paracladium was observed. The truncation can also involve the short paracladia subzone so that the inflorescence is confined to just the long paracladia… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00606-008-0009-z


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