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Synonyms for auriculate

having auricles


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Leaves with petiole, 4-7(-9) cm long, sheathing the young shoots, petiolar margins membranaceous, translucid, extending through 2/3 of the petiole, glabrous or minutely pubescent, with lustrose appearance; leaf blades (13-)15-27(-45) cm long, 12-21(-26) cm wide, dimorphic through the sympodial axis, monopodial leaves ovate or widely ovate, cordate and slightly auriculate at the base, with the lobes almost symmetrical; sympodial leaves elliptic-ovate, cordate to deeply auriculate at the base, with the lobes asymmetrical, the bigger lobe half or completely overlapping the petiole; obtuse to shortly acuminate at the apex, ciliate at the margin, minutely pubescent in both surfaces; pinnately nerved, veins 4-8, inconspicuously punctate pellucid; membranaceous, with a matt appearance.
A combination of annual habit, pinnatifid or pinnatisect and auriculate cauline leaves, persistent sepals, and pedicels pubescent all around should readily distinguish the species from the other South American Lepidium.
Fertile pinnae are linear, 5-6 x 0.3 cm, with extremely reduced laminae and auriculate bases.
Auriculate Miospores from Early Jurassic sediments (Datta Formation), Western Salt Range, Pakistan.
Leaves are alternate, sessile, scale-like, entire, sometimes decurrent, from slightly auriculate to amplexicaul or even vaginate, glabrous, mostly with salt-secreting glands.
Later, Cabrera (1985) submerged his section Otites into Senecio section Otopteri (Cabrera) Cabrera (1939), because of its petiolate leaves and auriculate petiole, and placed the group at serial rank, i.e.
Anthers auriculate at the base, with tails very short and inconspicuous.
A pair of stainless steel needles of 0.3-mm diameter were inserted with depths of 3 mm and 6 mm, respectively, into the acupoints "Bai-Hui" (GV20, located above the apex auriculate, on the midline of the head) and contralateral "Yang-Ling-Quan" (GB34, located near the knee joint, anterior and inferior to the small head of the fibula, in muscle peroneus longus and brevis).
Sheaths embracing the stalks, 8 mm wide, nerves prominent, glabrous, the margins auriculate. Auricules overpass the ligule up to 5 mm.
Florets dimorphic; marginal florets female with staminodes, corolla tubular-funnelform, deeply fourlobed; central florets bisexual or male with a rudimentary ovary, corolla tubular-funnelform, deeply five-lobed; anther apical appendages rounded to acute, basally constricted and demarcated from the thecae, basally auriculate with tails very short, smooth to slightly papillose; style bilobed, dorsally papillose.
Flowers: calyx lobes 1.2-2.4(-3.5) mm long, apex acute or obtuse, often pink to pale purplish, ciliate; corolla 5.6-9 mm long, 5-7 mm wide, pink, rarely white or white with pink tinge (immature flowers sometimes recorded by collectors as white reddish or creamy with salmon tinge), pubescent or glabrous outside, lobes auriculate imbricate at the base, reflexed at anthesis; base of filaments densely villous with white hairs 0.4-0.8 mm long, anthers 1.1-1.5 mm, dehiscent by pores 1/3-1/2 the length of the thecae, spurs 0.6-1.2 mm, occasionally bearing a short spur at the base, also occasionally a diminutive (0.2-0.4 mm long) translucent appendix is present between the pores.
Leaves pinnately veined, pubescent; basal leaves rosulate to sub-rosulate; decurrent to amplexicaul; blades linear to oblong, pinnately lobed to pinnately partite, auriculate at the base, margin spiny to unarmed; upper leaves alternate, similar to the basal leaves but reduced.