Treatment appears in FNA Volume 6. Treatment on page 59. Mentioned on page 61.
Herbs or subshrubs, perennial. Leaves alternate, pinnately incised to compound, sometimes simple; stipules absent; petiole present. Inflorescences axillary fascicles. Flowers usually unisexual (mostly bisexual in Datisca glomerata); calyx unequally 4–9-lobed; petals 0; staminate flowers: stamens [6–]8–12[–25]; filaments distinct, very short; pistillate flowers: calyx tube adnate to ovary; ovary inferior, 3–8-carpellate; placentation parietal; ovules 24–64; styles 3, threadlike, deeply forked at apex [subulate or longer with capitate-peltate or clavellate stigmas]; bisexual flowers often with staminodes. Fruits capsular, opening apically between styles. Seeds 100–300; embryo straight; endosperm little or none.
Distribution values could not be resolved to valid regions
sw United States, nw Mexico, sw Asia (Mediterranean region to the Himalayas).
Genus 1, species 2 (1 in the flora).
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Facts about "Datiscaceae"
|Author||Walter C. Holmes +|
|Distribution||sw United States +, nw Mexico + and sw Asia (Mediterranean region to the Himalayas). +|
|Illustration copyright||Flora of North America Association +|
|Illustrator||Linny Heagy +|
|Source xml||https://firstname.lastname@example.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V6/V6 95.xml +|
|Taxon family||Datiscaceae +|
|Taxon name||Datiscaceae +|
|Taxon rank||family +|
|Volume||Volume 6 +|