Selinopsis

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Authors: Coss. & Durieu ex Batt.
Protologue: Batt. & Trab., Fl. Alger. 1, 2: 347
Synonyms: No synonyms
Type species: Selinopsis montana
Type species authors: Coss. & Durieu ex Batt.
Type species synonyms: No synonyms
Number of species: 2
Distribution: Europe (SW), Africa (N)
Bibl.: No bibliography
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Features: fruits separating into mericarps; ovate; with carpophore bifid to the middle; beak absent; mericarps homomorphic; glabrous; 2.0-2.3 mm long; 1.0-1.2 mm broad; terete; with primary ribs; all primary ribs equal, filiform; mericarp ribs straight; with entire margin; calyx teeth obsolete; stylopodia low conical; styles medium; recurved; cell borders indistinct; surface irregularly rugate; cuticle sparse striate; 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; endosperm with broad, shallow groove on commissural side; embryo with two cotyledons.

Note: there is hypodernal collenchyma layer under exocarp СЭМ: Границы клеток неразличимы. В ложбинках поверхность беспорядочно морщинистая, кутикула расставленно струйчатая. На ребрах поверхность гладкая или волнистая. кутикула расставленно струйчатая или расставленно морщинистая.