Anethum

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Authors: L.
Protologue: Sp. Pl. ed. 1: 263
Synonyms: No synonyms
Type species: Anethum graveolens
Type species authors: L.
Type species synonyms: No synonyms
Number of species: 3
Distribution: Africa (NW), Europe (SW), Asia (adv.). Cult.
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Features: fruits separating into mericarps; elliptic; with carpophore bifid to the base; beak absent; mericarps homomorphic; glabrous; 3.0-4.5 mm long; 1.8-3.0 mm broad; strongly compressed dorsally; with primary ribs; dorsal ribs filiform; marginal ribs narrow-winged; mericarp ribs straight; with entire margin; calyx teeth obsolete; stylopodia low conical; styles short; recurved; cell borders indistinct; surface foveolate-tuberculate; cuticle smooth or cuticle tuberculate; exocarp cells small; commissure broad, exocarp interrupted near edges of marginal ribs; inner fibrous mesocarp obsolete; mesocarp parenchyma not lignified; vascular bundles compact; situated in primary rib bases; vittae vallecular and commissural; solitary in furrows; two on commissural side; rib sectetory ducts small, present in all ribs; endocarp not lignified; crystals obsolete; endosperm with broad, shallow groove on commissural side; embryo with two cotyledons.

Note: СЭМ: Границы клеток на прверхности плода неразличимы. По гребням ребер поверхность продольно морщинистая со струйчатой кутикулой. По бокам ребер и в ложбинках поверхность ямчато-бугорчатая с гладкой или бугорчатой кутикулой.