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Pollen Morphology of Argentine Species Rebutia S. Str(Cactaceae, Cactoideae)

Pollen Morphology of Argentine Species Rebutia S. Str(Cactaceae, Cactoideae)

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Pollen Morphology of Argentine Species Rebutia S. Str(Cactaceae, Cactoideae)
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Vol.46 no.2 Darwinian San Isidro Aug. / Dec. 2008
 
STRUCTURE AND DEVELOPMENT
Pollen morphology of Argentine species
Rebutia S. Str 
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 ig+el Lillo, La'oratory of Plant -aono*y .anerog/*ica, ig+el Lillo !01, $%%% -+c+*an,  Argentina .+ndacin
Originl recei$e"
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 on Octo'er !1, !%%3
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-his paper analy4es the characteristics of palynological
Rebutia deminuta
 ,
R. fabrisii 
var
fabrisii 
 ,
R. fabrisii 
 var
aureiflora
 ,
R. fiebrigii 
 ,
R. marsoneri 
 ,
R. lowercase
 s+'sp
lowercase
 ,
R. lowercase
 s+'sp
wessneriana
 and
R. padcayensis
 in order to provide data for the deli*itation of these species -he pollen sa*pled fro* speci*ens collected in different localities *o+ntains of north5estern Argentina -he o'servations, co+nts and *eas+re*ents of pollen grains 5ere perfor*ed +sing optical *icroscope (O) and scanning electron *icroscope (6E) -he st+dy of these taa sho5s that
Rebutia
 is a estenopol7nico gender grains are nonpolar or isopolares, radiosi*8tricos, *edi+*9si4ed (#!900 *icrons), circ+lar area s+'circ+lar& tricolpate or pantocolpados& eine is sensed, perforated, nanoe:+inada ;ifferences 'et5een taa are disc+ssed and palynological <ey to differentiation is provided
-ey.or"s
  Argentina& Cactaceae& Cactoideae& Polen&
Rebutia
 
A/strct
 
Pollen Morphology of Argentinean species of Rebutia s. str. (Cactaceae, Cactoideae)
 -his 5or< Analy4es Characteristics of pollen
Rebutia deminuta
 ,
R. fabrisii 
 var
fabrisii 
 ,
R. fabrisii 
 var
aureiflora
 ,
R. fiebrigii 
 ,
R.marsoneri 
 ,
R. lowercase
 s+'sp
lowercase
 ,
R. lowercase
 s+'sp
wessneriana
 and
R. padcayensis
 Provide data to allo5 species deli*itation -hat Pollen sa*ples collected in different *o+ntain =ere Localities of north5estern Argentina O'servations, co+nts of pollen grains and eas+res =ere Carried o+t +nder optical (O) and scanning electron *icroscopy (6E) >es+lts sho5 -hat
Rebutia
 is a gen+s stenopalyno+s& pollen grains are apolar or isopolar, radiosy**etric, *edi+*si4ed (#!900 *icrons) circ+lar to s+'circ+lar& tricolpate or pantocolpate, 5ith tetate, and nanoechinate perforate eine ;ifferences A*ong taa are disc+ssed -his, and a <ey is presented palinological
-ey.or"s
  Argentina, Cactaceae, Cactoideae, Pollen,
Rebutia
 
0NTRODUCT0ON
 
Rebutia
 ? 6ch+* is an A*erican genre that lives fro* north5estern  Argentina to Bolivia, Cocha'a*'a to -ari@a n Argentina,
Rebutia
 is represented 'y species distri'+ted in the provinces of Cata*arca, -+c+*/n, 6alta and 2+@+y& inha'it clear +pper *ontane forest, grassland and tall *esophytic shr+'s, 'et5een 11%% and #0%% * asl -he diagnostic characters gen+s are s+cc+lent her's, s*all +p to 3 c* in dia*eter, +s+ally 5ith h+'s, lateral flo5ers inf+ndi'+lifor* of 0 (9) c* long, red, orange, 5ith inter*ediate variations 'et5een these colors and yello5 oreover, 5ithin the sa*e species there is variation in the shape and si4e of the ste*, n+*'er and color of the spines and flo5er *orphology -he intra9and interspecific varia'ility has led to vario+s criteria for 'oth the deli*itation of its species for the gen+s N+*ero+s taa treated 'efore
Rebutia
 are c+rrently considered in other genres s+ch as
Lobivia
 Britton D >ose and
Weingartia
 =erder* -h+s
Rebutia
s str co*prises a'o+t " species (+r+aga, +np+'lished) .or Argentina the n+*'er of species
Rebutia
 is conf+sing ?iesling (1""") cites five species, 5hile +nt et al (!%%) *ention seven +r+aga (+np+'lished), 'ased on etensive data, incl+ding the type of ha'it, ste* characteristics, areolas, thorns, flo5ers, seeds, geographical distri'+tion, ecological and phenological o'servations, defines the follo5ing taa for Argentina
Rebutia deminuta
 ,
R. fabrisii 
 var
aureiflora
 ,
R. fabrisii 
 var
fabrisii 
 ,
R. fiebrigii 
 ,
R. marsoneri 
 ,
R. lowercase
s+'sp
lowercase
 ,
R. lowercase
 s+'sp
wessneriana
 and
R. padcayensis
  palynological n previo+s st+dies, Le+en'erger (1"F) analy4ed so*e characteristics of pollen (eine thic<ness, type of apert+re dia*eter of the grains) to
R. lowercase
 ,
R. krainziana
 ?esselr (G
R. marsoneri 
according ?iesling, 1""") and an +ndeter*ined species +r+aga et al (!%%3) only *entioned for
R.lowercase
 s+'sp
lowercase
 and
R. lowercase
 s+'sp
wessneriana
 pollen characteristics relative to the sy**etry, shape, and s+rface apert+re n+*'er eine -he p+rpose of this paper is to analy4e in detail the pollen *orphology of Argentine species
Rebutia
 s str, in order to provide ne5 data for the deli*itation of these taa
MATER0ALS AND MET1ODS
-he pollen *aterial 5as o'tained fro* speci*ens collected in different *o+ntain areas of north5est Argentina, in the provinces of -+c+*/n, 6alta and 2+@+y -he speci*ens are deposited in the er'ari+* LL =here possi'le, 5e st+died taon over a pop+lation for different locations -he *aterial 5as prepared according to the techni:+e of acetolysis of Erdt*an (1"), +sed glycerinated gelatin and the *o+nting *edi+* for light *icroscopy palinological prepared 6+ch preparations are deposited in palinoteca .ac+lty of Nat+ral 6ciences and 6+rveying Northeastern University (UNNE), Argentina, +nder the sy*'ol PAL9C-E6 o'servations, co+nts and *eas+re*ents 5ere *ade of grains 5ith Oly*p+s BH$% light *icroscope and photo*icrographs 5ere o'tained 5ith digital ca*era Canon Po5er 6hot 60% Polar ais, the e:+atorial dia*eter, the grain dia*eter (in the case of spheroidal grains) along the openings *esocolpio, apocolpio, layer thic<ness and eine taon the follo5ing para*eters 5ere
 
*eas+red -hese data are epressed as ranges and arith*etic *eans of at least !% *eas+re*ents per taon O'servation and interpretation of the sc+lpt+re and the opening 5as co*pleted 5ith the o'servations and photographs ta<en 5ith a scanning electron *icroscope (6E) 2eol 26 903% OLI of the inistry of 6cience and -echnology UNNE .or this previo+sly acetoly4ed pollen grains 5ere +sed, 5hich 5ere *o+nted on a *etal plate 5ith gold *etalli4ed the ter*inology +sed is for Ert*an (1"), 6aen4 de >ivas (1"F3), P+nt et al (1""$, !%%F) and Praglo5s<i D Nilsson (1""!)
Mteril e2mine"
Rebutia deminuta
 (.AC =e'er) Britton D >ose A>JEN-NA
Slt
  ;ept Chicoana, !F13 * s*, 1%9H9!%%$,
387 Muruaga
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%#";ept -he Caldera, 130% * s*, 109H9!%%$,
ecotti ! Muruaga 38"
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%$%
Rebutia fabrisii 
 var
aureiflora
 >a+sch A>JEN-NA
3)4)y
  ;ept Ialle Jrande, 1F0% * s*, F9H9!%%1,
33# Muruaga
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%$!
Rebutia fabrisii 
 var
fabrisii 
 >a+sch A>JEN-NA
3)4)y
  ;ept Ialle Jrande, !%% * s*, 9H9!%%1,
3$% Muruaga
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%$1
Rebutia fiebrigii 
 (J+r<e) Britton D >ose A>JEN-NA
3)4)y
  ;ept ;r an+el Belgrano, 1F#% * s* 119H9!%%$,
38# Muruaga
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%# ;ept Ialle Jrande, !#3" * s*, 9H9!%%$,
3#3 Muruaga
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%#F
Slt
  ;eptr+ya, 6an sidro de r+ya, !3%% * s*, !39I9!%%#,
38& Muruaga
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%#3
Rebutia marsoneri 
 =erder* A>JEN-NA
3)4)y
  ;ept -+*'aya, !%% * s*, $9H9!%%
! '()* Muruaga %+#
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F#%
Rebutia lowercase
 s+'sp
lowercase
 ? 6ch+* A>JEN-NA
3)4)y
  ;ept El Car*en, 1## * s* #9H9!%%$,
3#& Muruaga
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%#0
Slt
  ;ept J+achipas, 11%% * s*, 1$9H9!%%0,
"+$ Muruaga
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%#% ;eptChicoana, !FF% * s*, 1%9H9!%%$,
Muruaga 38, 
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%#1, El >odeo, !#%% * s*, 19H9!%%$,
Muruaga 38% 
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%## ;ept -he Caldera, Kacones, 13%% * s*, 1$9H9!%%$,
ecotti ! Muruaga 383
 (LL), PAL9C-E6 No F%#$
T)c)m5n
  ;ept -afi Iie@o, lo5 s+**its of Cerro Ca'ra

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