tetramerous


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tetramerous

[te′tram·ə·rəs]
(biology)
Characterized by or having four parts.
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In addition, the new species consistently forms tetramerous and pentamerous flowers on the same individual; approximately 25% of the flowers observed in the FG 4644 individual (n=45) were tetramerous (Fig.
However, flowers in Lepidosperma tetraquetum differ from the typical trimerous pattern, having a tetragonal culm and tetramerous flowers (Fig.
In contrast, the Antillean Cinnamodendron species have tetramerous flowers (8 petals, 8 stamens, 4 carpels, and 4 placentae).
The tetramerous, apetalous flowers of Chrysosplenium are