Pouzolzia

Gaudichaud Beaupré

Voy. Uranie 12: 503. 1830

Etymology: For P. C. M. de Pouzolz, botanist and collector in Corsica, France, and the Pyrénées
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 3.
Herbs or subshrubs [and shrubs], perennial, with nonstinging hairs. Stems simple, erect. Leaves alternate, less often opposite; stipules present. blades elliptic, lanceolate, or ovate, margins entire; cystoliths rounded. Inflorescences axillary. Flowers unisexual, staminate and pistillate flowers in sessile or subsessile clusters in same inflorescences; bracts oblanceolate, lacking hooked hairs. Staminate flowers: tepals 4, equal; stamens 4; pistillode present. Pistillate flowers: tepals 4, connate, appressed to and tightly enclosing ovary; staminodes absent; style deciduous, elongate. Achenes ovoid, acute, not mucronate, tightly enclosed by persistent tepals. x = 13.

Distribution

Mostly in tropical and subtropical regions worldwide.

Discussion

Species ca. 50 (1 in the flora).

References

None.

Facts about "Pouzolzia"
AuthorDavid E. Boufford +
AuthorityGaudichaud Beaupré +
DistributionMostly in tropical and subtropical regions worldwide. +
EtymologyFor P. C. M. de Pouzolz, botanist and collector in Corsica, France, and the Pyrénées +
IllustratorJohn Myers +
Publication titleVoy. Uranie +
Publication year1830 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f6b125a955440c0872999024f038d74684f65921/coarse grained fna xml/V3/V3 238.xml +
Taxon familyUrticaceae +
Taxon namePouzolzia +
Taxon parentUrticaceae +
Taxon rankgenus +
VolumeVolume 3 +