Spuriopimpinella

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Authors: (H.Boissieu) Kitag.
Protologue: J. Jap. Bot. 17, 10: 558
Synonyms: No synonyms
Type species: Spuriopimpinella calycina
Type species authors: (Maxim.) Kitag.
Type species synonyms: Pimpinella calycina Maxim.
Number of species: 5
Distribution: Asia (E)
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Features: fruits separating into mericarps; orbicular or elliptic; with carpophore bifid to the base; beak absent; mericarps homomorphic; glabrous; 1.0-5.0 mm long; 0.8-2.5 mm broad; terete; with primary ribs; all primary ribs equal, filiform; mericarp ribs straight; calyx teeth prominent; equal to stylopodium; lanceolate; stylopodia conical; styles medium; recurved; exocarp cells small; commissure narrow, exocarp almost reaches carpophore; inner fibrous mesocarp obsolete; mesocarp parenchyma not lignified; vascular bundles compact; vittae vallecular and commissural; 2–5 in each furrow; 4–10 on commissural side; rib sectetory ducts obsolete; endocarp not lignified; crystals obsolete; endosperm flat, slightly convex or slightly concave on commissural side; embryo with two cotyledons.