ensiform


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Synonyms for ensiform

shaped like a sword blade

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Fastigium of the vertex somewhat produced, subhorizontal, with a weak medial groove; antennae longer than head and pronotum together, strongly ensiform. Posterior margin of pronotum excurved, prosternal process with a transverse pediment and a subconical tip.
These trichomes are ensiform with acuminate tips, but a few
Andropogon canaliglumis has ensiform leaves and the transversal section of the blade shows an ellipsoid figure (Fig.
Andropogon lateralis similis sed gluma prima inter nervos sulco longitudinali profunde canaliculata praedita, laminae ensiformes et spicula pedicellata brunnea differt.