Pollen flora of Reserva do Parque Estadual das Fontes do Ipiranga (São Paulo, Brasil). Family: Urticaceae

Angela Maria da Silva Corrêa Lucileide Garces Ferreira Vanessa Betyna da Silva Ribeiro André Luiz Gaglioti Sergio Romaniuc Neto Barbara Melissa de Oliveira Guido About the authors

ABSTRACT

Pollen grain morphology of 11 species of Urticaceae was studied Boehmeria cylindrica (L.) Sw., Cecropia glaziovii (Snethl), C. hololeuca (Miq), C. pachystachya Trécul, Coussapoa microcarpa ( Shott ) Rizzini, Laportea aestuans (L.) Chew, Phenax sonneratti (Poir.) Wedd., Pilea microphylla (L.) Liebm., Urera baccifera (L.) Gaudich. ex Wedd., U. caracasana (Jacq.) Griseb., U. nitida (Vell.) Brack. Pollen grains descriptions, illustrations, and observations are presented for all studied taxa.

Keywords:
Cecropieae; Cecropiaceae; morphology; pollen; Urticaceae

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