Oliveria

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Authors: Vent.
Protologue: Descr. Pl. Nov. Jard. Cels, 1801: t. 21
Synonyms: Callistroma Fenzl
Type species: Oliveria decumbens
Type species authors: Vent.
Type species note: nom. inval.
Type species synonyms: Oliveria orientalis DC.
Number of species: 1
Distribution: Asia (SW)
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Features: fruits separating into mericarps; elliptic or lanceolate; with carpophore bifid to the base; beak absent; mericarps homomorphic; densely hairy or covered with capitate hairs; 2.5-2.8 mm long; 0.5-0.7 mm broad; slightly compressed dorsally; with primary ribs; all primary ribs equal, filiform; mericarp ribs straight; with entire margin; calyx teeth prominent; equal to stylopodium; lanceolate; stylopodia conical; styles medium; spreading or recurved; cuticle on hairs tuberculate; exocarp cells small; commissure intermediate; inner fibrous mesocarp obsolete; mesocarp parenchyma not lignified; vascular bundles compact; vittae vallecular and commissural; solitary in furrows; two on commissural side; rib sectetory ducts obsolete; endocarp not lignified; crystals diffuse in mesocarp parenchyma; endosperm flat, slightly convex or slightly concave on commissural side; embryo with two cotyledons.

Note: crystals (drusae) in rib mesocarp only СЭМ: Плоды густо опушены волосками 500-700 мкм длиной. Волоски не сплюснутые, на большей части плода головчатые, в верхней части плода (зубцы чашечки?) остроконечные. Кутикула волосков бугорчатая.