Anoda reticulata

S. Watson

Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 17: 368. 1882.

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 6. Treatment on page 236. Mentioned on page 234.

Herbs, 1 m. Stems erect, scabridulous and with some glandular-hairs, hairs to 0.2 mm. Leaves: petiole equaling or exceeding blade, shorter upward, scabridulous and with some glandular-hairs, hairs to 0.2 mm; blade concolorous, with purplish blotch along midrib, typically 3-lobed, lobes narrowly linear, reduced upward to simple linear leaves, 3–6 cm, membranous, base cordate to truncate, margins remotely serrate to subentire, apex subacute, surfaces minutely stellate-hairy. Inflorescences solitary flowers or racemes. Pedicels to 8.5 cm. Flowers: calyx 5 mm, lobes with strong midrib, apex acute, densely hairy; petals bluish purple, 5–6 mm, glabrous; staminal column glabrous or nearly so; style 10–11-branched; stigmas glabrous. Schizocarps 6–7 mm diam., stellate-hairy; mericarps 10 or 11, dorsally rounded. Seeds enclosed in endocarp.


Phenology: Flowering late summer.
Habitat: Desert habitats
Elevation: 500–1000 m

Distribution

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Ariz., Mexico (Sinaloa), Mexico (Sonora)

Discussion

Anoda reticulata has been found only in Pima and Santa Cruz counties.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.
... more about "Anoda reticulata"
Paul A. Fryxell† +  and Steven R. Hill +
S. Watson +
cordate to truncate +
concolorous +
3-lobed +
ribbed +, not inflated +  and not , +
accrescent +
5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br /> (?) +
indehiscent +  and loculicidal +
white +, purplish +, lavender +  and yellow +
Ariz. +, Mexico (Sinaloa) +  and Mexico (Sonora) +
500–1000 m +
sparse;copious +
pistillate +  and staminate +
unisexual +  and bisexual +
oblate +  and not inflated +
Desert habitats +
0 cm0 mm <br />0 m <br /> (0.02 cm0.2 mm <br />2.0e-4 m <br />) +
axillary +  and terminal +
tough-fibrous +
connate +  and distinct +
dehiscent +  and disintegrating +
distichous +  and alternate +
ovate +  and triangular +
reduced +
membranous +
dentate +  and entire +
remotely serrate;subentire +
3-40-carpellate +
(1-)2-many +
0 cm0 mm <br />0 m <br /> (8.5 cm85 mm <br />0.085 m <br />) +
adnate +  and distinct +
0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br /> (0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br />) +
scabridulous +
exceeding blade +  and equaling +
Flowering late summer. +
Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts +
6mm +  and 7mm +
stellate-hairy +
hairy +  and glabrous +
reniform +
persistent +
sessile +  and subsessile +
nearly +  and glabrous +
scabridulous +
filiform +, linear +  and capitate +
1-2 times number of carpels +
inconspicuous +
10-11-branched +
stellate-hairy +
Cavanillea +  and Sidanoda +
Anoda reticulata +
species +
monoecious +, dioecious +  and hermaphroditic +