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  • Philodendron giganteum  -  Guadeloupe

    Philodendron giganteum - Guadeloupe

  • Cladostemon kirkii, hanging fruits on a defoliate tree, Liwonde NP, Malawi

    Cladostemon kirkii, hanging fruits on a defoliate tree, Liwonde NP, Malawi

  • Cladostemon kirkii, hanging fruits, Liwonde NP, Malawi

    Cladostemon kirkii, hanging fruits, Liwonde NP, Malawi

  • Cladostemon kirkii, open fruit, Liwonde NP, Malawi

    Cladostemon kirkii, open fruit, Liwonde NP, Malawi

  • Codonopsis ussuriensis, developping star fruit and accrescent pink sepals, Hakone, Japan

    Codonopsis ussuriensis, developping star fruit and accrescent pink sepals, Hakone, Japan

  • Cyrtandra peltata, developping berry fruit close up, Anai Valley,West Sumatra

    Cyrtandra peltata, developping berry fruit close up, Anai Valley,West Sumatra

  • Cyrtandra sp., maturing amber coloured baccate fruits, Tenaru Falls, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

    Cyrtandra sp., maturing amber coloured baccate fruits, Tenaru Falls, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

  • Hanguana cf. corneri infructescence, Penrissen Range, Padawan, Sarawak, Borneo

    Hanguana cf. corneri infructescence, Penrissen Range, Padawan, Sarawak, Borneo

  • Hanguana cf. corneri fruits, Penrissen Range, Padawan, Sarawak, Borneo

    Hanguana cf. corneri fruits, Penrissen Range, Padawan, Sarawak, Borneo

  • Dorstenia multiradiata, flat open receptacle expulsing up to few meters the mature akenes, Campo, Cameroun

    Dorstenia multiradiata, flat open receptacle expulsing up to few meters the mature akenes, Campo, Cameroun

  • Dorstenia choconiana, mature infructescence, a coenanthium like an open Ficus sycone, Aguateca, Petexbatun, Peten, Guatemala

    Dorstenia choconiana, mature infructescence, a coenanthium like an open Ficus sycone, Aguateca, Petexbatun, Peten, Guatemala

  • Ariopsis protanthera, apically open fruit with rain splash dispersal of the seeds, Hinboun, Laos

    Ariopsis protanthera, apically open fruit with rain splash dispersal of the seeds, Hinboun, Laos

  • Ariopsis protanthera, each dehiscent fleshy capsular fruit issued from one female flower, Hinboun, Laos

    Ariopsis protanthera, each dehiscent fleshy capsular fruit issued from one female flower, Hinboun, Laos

  • Tacca plantaginea, flower like open capsules after releasing the seeds, quite similar to Thottea or Aspidistra flowers, Sai Yok, NP, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Tacca plantaginea, flower like open capsules after releasing the seeds, quite similar to Thottea or Aspidistra flowers, Sai Yok, NP, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

  • Tacca plantaginea, upwards open capsular fruits empty after releasing the seeds through rain splash dispersal, Sai Yok NP, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Tacca plantaginea, upwards open capsular fruits empty after releasing the seeds through rain splash dispersal, Sai Yok NP, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

  • Tacca plantaginea, close up of the brown ribbed seeds inside the open capsule, Sai Yok NP, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Tacca plantaginea, close up of the brown ribbed seeds inside the open capsule, Sai Yok NP, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

  • Mapania macrophylla, small black shiny achenes mostly dispersed just around the mother plant, Chutes Voltaire, French Guyana

    Mapania macrophylla, small black shiny achenes mostly dispersed just around the mother plant, Chutes Voltaire, French Guyana

  • Impatiens platypetala subsp. aurantiaca, mature black seeds visible through the fleshy capsular fruit, Bambapuang, Enrekang, South Sulawesi

    Impatiens platypetala subsp. aurantiaca, mature black seeds visible through the fleshy capsular fruit, Bambapuang, Enrekang, South Sulawesi

  • Impatiens platypetala subsp. aurantiaca, black seeds visible due to translucent green fleshy capsule, Bambapuang, Enrekang, South Sulawesi

    Impatiens platypetala subsp. aurantiaca, black seeds visible due to translucent green fleshy capsule, Bambapuang, Enrekang, South Sulawesi

  • Argyreia siamensis, berries, Sukkhothai,Thailand

    Argyreia siamensis, berries, Sukkhothai,Thailand

  • Argyreia siamensis, baccate fruit, Sukkhothai, Thailand

    Argyreia siamensis, baccate fruit, Sukkhothai, Thailand

  • Aniseia martinicensis, open capsules, Venezuela

    Aniseia martinicensis, open capsules, Venezuela

  • Hewittia sublobata, dry sepals surrounding the capsular fruit, Trivandrum, India

    Hewittia sublobata, dry sepals surrounding the capsular fruit, Trivandrum, India

  • Operculina turpethum, young  fruits protected by sepals, Morondava, Madagascar

    Operculina turpethum, young fruits protected by sepals, Morondava, Madagascar

  • Operculina turpethum, capsules ouvertes

    Operculina turpethum, capsules ouvertes

  • Operculina hamiltonii, capsular fruit, Sinnamary, French Guyana

    Operculina hamiltonii, capsular fruit, Sinnamary, French Guyana

  • Ipomoea setifera, plicate calyx, French Guyana

    Ipomoea setifera, plicate calyx, French Guyana

  • Stictocardia beraviensis, dry capsule and sepals, Ndole Bay, Zambia

    Stictocardia beraviensis, dry capsule and sepals, Ndole Bay, Zambia

  • Ipomoea carnea ssp. fistulosa, fruiting stem, open capsules exposing hairy seeds, Transpantanera, Cuiaba, Brazil

    Ipomoea carnea ssp. fistulosa, fruiting stem, open capsules exposing hairy seeds, Transpantanera, Cuiaba, Brazil

  • Ipomoea pileata (syn. I. involucrata), flower at anthesis and successive stages of maturing capsules surrounded by involucral bracts, Campo, Cameroun

    Ipomoea pileata (syn. I. involucrata), flower at anthesis and successive stages of maturing capsules surrounded by involucral bracts, Campo, Cameroun

  • Ipomoea pileata (syn. I. involucrata), mature capsules surrounded by the dry involucral bracts, Campo, Cameroun

    Ipomoea pileata (syn. I. involucrata), mature capsules surrounded by the dry involucral bracts, Campo, Cameroun

  • Ipomoea pileata (syn. I. involucrata), mature capsules surrounded by the hirsute dry involucral bracts, Campo, Cameroun

    Ipomoea pileata (syn. I. involucrata), mature capsules surrounded by the hirsute dry involucral bracts, Campo, Cameroun

  • Ipomoea pileata (syn.I. involucrata), black seeds in the open dry capsules surrounded fy the fused involucral bracts, Mumbo Island, Lake Malawi NP

    Ipomoea pileata (syn.I. involucrata), black seeds in the open dry capsules surrounded fy the fused involucral bracts, Mumbo Island, Lake Malawi NP

  • Ipomoea pileata (syn.I. involucrata), open dry capsules surrounded fy the fused involucral bracts, Mumbo Island, Lake Malawi NP

    Ipomoea pileata (syn.I. involucrata), open dry capsules surrounded fy the fused involucral bracts, Mumbo Island, Lake Malawi NP

  • Ipomoea shirambensis, hairy seeds and dry open capsule, Monkey Bay, Malawi

    Ipomoea shirambensis, hairy seeds and dry open capsule, Monkey Bay, Malawi

  • Ipomoea shirambensis, hairy seeds emerging from the dry open capsule, Monkey Bay, Malawi

    Ipomoea shirambensis, hairy seeds emerging from the dry open capsule, Monkey Bay, Malawi

  • Strophanthus kombe, dry follicular fruits, South Luangwa NP, Zambia

    Strophanthus kombe, dry follicular fruits, South Luangwa NP, Zambia

  • Fockea multiflora follicle, Lake Malawi NP

    Fockea multiflora follicle, Lake Malawi NP

  • Furcraea samalana, capsular fruits and bulbils, Finca el Pilar, Antigua, Guatemala

    Furcraea samalana, capsular fruits and bulbils, Finca el Pilar, Antigua, Guatemala

  • Dipterocarpus tuberculatus, Chiang Mai, Thailand

    Dipterocarpus tuberculatus, Chiang Mai, Thailand

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