nominal characters

Richard Jensen rjensen at SAINTMARYS.EDU
Tue Apr 4 08:34:02 CDT 1995

Even monocot/dicot doesn't work.  Degeneria, a dicot, typically has three
cotyledons and the genus Centranthus (Valerianaceae) is variable (1,2, or
3).  I'm not sure if there are any monocots with more than one, but I
wouldn't be surprised.

So, the search continues for a truly nominal character.

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