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Free Content The Flowers, Fruits, and Seeds of Thalassia Testudinum Koenig

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The flowers of turtle-grass, Thalassia testudinum K├Ânig, are redescribed from specimens collected in Biscayne Bay, Florida. An account is given of fruit development and structure. Anatomy of the seed and germination of this plant are described for the first time.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: January 1, 1964

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