Filarum Nicolson sec CATE Araceae, 2009
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Nicolson 1967. Brittonia. 18: 348

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Distinguishing Features

Small tuberous geophyte; leaf blade entire, cordate, fine venation reticulate; spathe much shorter than spadix; flowers unisexual, perigone absent; female zone of spadix adnate to spathe, spadix with slender terminal appendix. Differs from Zomicarpella in having prolonged, thread-like stamen connectives, tuberous stems and 1-ovulate ovaries.

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