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apiculate

[ə′pik·yə·lət]
(botany)
Ending abruptly in a short, sharp point.
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Ascospores light olive- brown, broadly ovate, 5-6 x 3-5 [micro]m, sub apiculate at one end rounded at other end.
Achenes 3-4 mm long, ovoid to subglobose, with obtuse, usually apiculate apex, smooth, glossy, white; hypogynium base obtuse trigonous, with 8-9 small, rounded or elongated , granular tubercles.
1.- Leaves straight, oblong-ovate; apex abruptly acute or obtuse and apiculate or rounded.
cordifolium can be differentiated by the apex acute and apiculate or shortly acuminate, and leaf margin dentate that B.
0.4 x 0.6 cm, base green, apex magenta, campanulate, 5-lobed, apiculate, without rifts, glabrescent, without nectaries; corolla 6-7 x 2-2.5 cm, magenta with white fauces, infundibuliform, glabrous, stamens included, dorsal filaments ca.
noted a marked difference in higher alcohol production among apiculate yeast when compared to S.
Lamina of larger leaves 19-28.3 cm long, 10-16 cm wide, broadly elliptical or obovate, cuneate or rounded at base, flat or slightly revolute at margin, broadly obtuse or rounded and usually abruptly short-acuminate or apiculate at apex, adaxially glabrate at maturity except often appressed-tomentose on midrib and lateral veins near base, abaxially densely and persistently tomentose with the hairs T-shaped with the long crosspiece straight or sinuous, apparently eglandular, the principal lateral veins 10-13 on each side of midrib, very prominent abaxially and sunken adaxially in dried leaves; petiole 9-14 mm long, densely and persistently appressed-tomentose or sericeous, eglandular; stipules 1.5-3 mm long.
Dorsal lobe of stem leaf plane, apex acute to breifly apiculate, perianth pyriform, 3-keeled ...
Basidiospores 4-7 x 5-6 um, broadly clavate to ovoid, circular in side view, hyaline, transparant to whitish, smooth, inamyloid, colourless in Melzer's reagent, apiculate. Basidia 26.0-30.0 x 4.5-6.0 um, 4-spored, clavate to cylindrical, hyaline to pale yellow in 5% KOH, oil contents present, sterigmata sharp, clamp connections at basidial base.
subcylindrical to Norris-need compressed, midrib assessment with absent, DNA markers cryptostomata usually present; vesicles elliptical with long apiculate extensions.
Leaves 12 to 14 in number, suberect-recurved, forming a broadly crateriform rosette; sheaths broadly elliptic, 19-25 x 17-20 cm, subdensely pale-brown lepidote on both sides, greenish or sometimes reddish near the apex; blades linear, not narrowed toward the base, 30-44 x 11-14 cm, glabrescent abaxially, inconspicuously and sparsely white lepidote adaxially, rose-red throughout, more so adaxially or green toward the base and reddish near the apex, bearing dark green, sparsely arranged irregular spots, apex broadly acute to rounded and apiculate, apiculous ca.