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The Cycad Pages
... distance that the animals can carry the seed. Cycas subsection Rumphiae has seeds with a spongy endocarp not seen elsewhere among the cycads, which gives a potential for oceanic dispersal, and it ...
plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au

Cycas angulata
... -brown, not pruinose or slightly pruinose, 3-4 mm thick; fibrous layer absent; sclerotesta smooth. Spongy endocarp absent. Photo Ken Hill The Cycad Pages The World List References and Links Home 1998 ...
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Nut Photos
... showing the seed that is contained inside the hard, woody endocarp layer. The endocarp is the inner layer of the fruit wall or ... middle layer (mesocarp), and a hard inner layer (endocarp) surrounding a large seed. The endocarp (upper left) contains germination pores at one end ... embryo embedded in the endosperm tissue. During germination, a spongy mass develps from the base of the embryo and fills ...
waynesword.palomar.edu

Exam #3 Hints
... . The thick, fibrous husk (mesocarp) that surrounds the endocarp has been removed. Sprouting fruit of a coconut Cocos nucifera. The hard inner layer (endocarp) contains the actual seed composed of a minute ... functional germination pore is a minute embryo embedded in the endosperm tissue. During germination, a spongy mass develps from the base of the embryo and fills the seed cavity. This mass ...
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The Mongongo Nut, Ricinodendron rautanenii
... thin but tough outer skin; under the skin is a narrow spongy layer, at first green, then turning whitish brown with maturity. ... turns brown, and the flesh softens and develops full flavor. This soft spongy pulp layer is about 20% of the fresh fruit (by volume), ... -like seed, including the wide hard shell around it. The 'shell' (endocarp) around the 'kernel' is very thick indeed, and although porous, it ...
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