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the crown of the stamen in plants of the genus Asclepias

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The second process leads to a vertical separation of elements in the staminal sector, resulting in an annular corona at the base of the gynostegium combined with five separate staminal coronas." Ringlike Ci are not mentioned in this account.
zeyheri) in which the mature corona forms a fairly complex, cupular structure around the gynostegium. One of these is illustrated here (Fig.
For comparison we have illustrated a similar ontogenetic series for the gynostegium of Sarcostemma viminale (Fig.
Anthers mostly highly elaborated and with lignified guide rails and normally with apical connective appendage, mostly attached to style-head, forming gynostegium (free from style head and mostly without guide rails in Rauvolfioideae).