Taccarum Brongn. ex Schott sec CATE Araceae, 2009
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Brongn. ex Schott 1858. Gen. Aroid.. : t. 65:

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Distinguishing Features

Often robust, seasonally dormant, tuberous geophytes; leaf solitary; leaf blade dracontioid, ultimate lobes lacking submarginal collective veins, fine venation reticulate; spadix fertile to apex, male and female zones usually contiguous; flowers unisexual, perigone absent; male flower a stipitate synandrium; female flower with a whorl of free or connate staminodes. Differs from Asterostigma in having leaf blades subdracontioid to dracontioid, synandria elongate, stigma capitate or with rounded lobes (lobes star- or cross-like in Asterostigma).

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