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Unformatted text preview: Seed-Dispersing Plants - 22 Oldest Extant Anthophyte A m b o r e l l a Amborella (order Amborellales) closely resembles the fossil Archeafructus . It is dioecious, with petaloid stamens. The carpels and fruits are small. Amborella male flower Amborella female flower Fruits Water Lily (Nymphaea odorata) Star Anise (Illicium floridanum) The largest alliance is the M agnoliidae, which has several families, including the magnolia, avocado, pepper and Aristolochia families. Magnolia Pepper Aristolochia Avocado ...
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This note was uploaded on 01/08/2012 for the course BIO 213 taught by Professor Makina during the Fall '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Fall '09