Rosaceae tribe Amygdaleae

de Candolle in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle

in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 2: 529. 1825.

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 9. Treatment on page 352. Mentioned on page 20, 21, 385, 415.

Shrubs or trees; sometimes armed. Leaves alternate, simple; stipules deciduous, free; venation pinnate. Flowers: perianth and androecium perigynous; epicalyx bractlets absent; hypanthium cupshaped, obconic, campanulate, or tubular; torus absent; carpel 1, distinct, free, style terminal, distinct; ovules 2 (1 abortive), apical, collateral (obturator present). Fruits drupes; styles deciduous, not elongate.

Distribution

North America, Mexico, Central America, South America, Eurasia, Africa, Australia, widely

Discussion

Genus 1, species 200+ (44 in the flora).

The base chromosome number for Amygdaleae is x = 8.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

... more about "Rosaceae tribe Amygdaleae"
Luc Brouillet +
de Candolle in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle +
compound +  and simple +
opposite +  and alternate +
free +  and distinct +
North America +, Mexico +, Central America +, South America +, Eurasia +, Africa +, Australia +  and widely +
not +  and aggregated +
unisexual +  and bisexual +
not +  and aggregated +
not +  and aggregated +
not +  and aggregated +
crassinucellate +
deciduous +  and persistent +
toothed +, unlobed +  and lobed +
inferior +  and superior +
biseriate +  and clustered +
collateral +  and apical +
0 (?) +  and 4 (?) +
free +  and distinct +
5 +  and 4 +
adnate +, free +, connate +  and distinct +
in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. +
not arillate +
free +  and distinct +
free +  and distinct +
branched +  and simple +
deciduous +
distinct +
basal +, lateral +, subterminal +  and terminal +
not elongate +
Rosaceae tribe Amygdaleae +
Rosaceae subfam. Amygdaloideae +
inconspicuous +
tree +  and shrub +
17 +, 15 +, 9 +  and 8 +