epipetalous


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epipetalous

[¦ep·ə′ped·əl·əs]
(botany)
Having stamens located on the corolla.
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Stamens in 5 epipetalous fascicles, 10-15 in number per fascicle; filaments ca.
Stamen attachment: to gynoecium = 0; to petals (epipetalous) = 1; to receptacle = 2.
Stamens 2, 4 or 5, usually epipetalous; anthers hisporangiate, inverting early in development, mostly monothecal, dehiscing by longitudinal slits, lacking a fibrous endothecium and disintegration tissue.
Stamens 5, epipetalous, the filaments short and straight; anthers monothecal, lacking appendages.
Stamens 2 or 4, epipetalous; anthers monothecal, lacking appendages.
Stamens 5, free, or epipetalous, if free the filaments short, straight; anthers monothecal, lacking appendages.
Stamens 5, epipetalous or sometimes free; anthers monothecal, lacking appendages.