Sapotaceae

Description

1100 spp

Source: Pinkka e-learning: Tropical plant families (EKOL4311, University of Turku) - All tropical plant families CC BY 4.0

Growing form

Trees

Leaf

Leaves alternate (often spiral); simple; margin entire; often no stipule; petiole base woody or densely parallel intersecondary veins; T-hairs.

Flower

Bisexual, Flower: 4-6 or 8 sepals in one whorl or 4, 6 or 8 in 2 whorls; 3-6, 8 or 10 petals in 1 or 2 whorls; 4-15 stamens; ovary superior.

Fruit and seed

Fruit a berry.

Source: Pinkka e-learning: Tropical plant families (EKOL4311, University of Turku) - All tropical plant families CC BY 4.0

The map represents observations of this taxon, but it may not be used as a distribution map. A total of

observations in Finland?

Checklist
FinBIF master checklist
Scientific name
Sapotaceae
Author
Juss.
Identifier
http://tun.fi/MX.4986573
Taxon rank
family
DNA barcode sequences
Informal groups
  • Vascular plants