These scales have a polyodontode crown consisting of elongated, acuminate
odontodes of round cross section (Fig.
2 mm; leaflets 3-4 pairs, chartaceous, puberulent, the distal 33-112 x 15-48 mm, the proximal 20-84 x 12-37 mm, elliptic, lanceolate-elliptic and ovate, venation brochidodromous, nervures 9-10 pairs, apex acuminate
and obtuse, base oblique, margin revolute, ciliated.
Diagnosis: Laccocoris limigenus can be distinguished from its two known congeners in Tanzania by the triangular or acuminate
labrum nearly as long as wide and the low, broad, and rounded mesosternal tubercle.
macropudenda stand apart from all the others: the former, on account of the very long and slender acuminate
apophysis, and by having the clunium extended posteriorly, next to each paraproct, to join each antero-lateral corner of the epiproct, and the latter, on account of lacking epiproctal processes.
stevensonii, and most leaflets are ovoid or oblong with acuminate
tips, while both Z.
micranthum 5 Machilus kusanoi 6 Litsea acuminate
7 Sasafras randaiense 8 Cassia siamea 9 Acacia confuse 10 Schefflera octophylla 11 Alnus formosana 12 Cyclobalanopsis gilva 13 C.
5E), with apex slightly acuminate
when in repose, surpassing abdomen by twice its length.
5-3 mm wide, ovate-lanceolate, slightly keeled, green to purplish brown, apex acuminate
Protoconch irregularly coiled with greatly varying whorl width, apex appearing less acuminate
than in P.
8-) 7 (-8) cm wide; rounded apex, acuminate
or obtuse, sometimes with a small mucro; cordate base, slightly cordate or obtuse, margin entire; coriaceous, adaxial face slightly tomentose or pubescent, adaxial face glabrous and shiny, venation brochidodromous-campdodromous.
Flowers pedicellate, the pedicel 0,5 mm long, subtended by a small, triangular acuminate
, 2 mm long bract.
Chelicera: with 6 or 7 setae on hand; is and is acuminate
, sbs, bs ; bs" and bs "' (when present) dentate, es either acuminate
(most species) or dentate (T.
Ulen has erect juvenile plant growth, a recurved flag leaf, white glumes with an oblique shoulder and an acuminate
LEAF DESCRIPTION: NEEDLE-LIKE, 1" long and 1/16" wide, triangular in cross-section, acuminate
tip, stiff, sometimes singly, but more often spirally arranged on branchlets or small spurs.
2 cm, linear to linear-oblanceolate, chartaceous to spongiosus, blue-green, basically attenuate, apically acuminate
, margin revolute; blade scales absent or 0.