inflexed


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inflexed

bent inwards.
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The ostiola of fig species associated with extant Hexapus morphotypes, have an entrance morphology not found in other fig groups, and are usually protracted at the bottom of a cavity in the apex of the syconium (Berg, 2009); they have several layers of superficial interlocking horizontal appressed bracts; (spiral entrance), followed by a series of inflexed bracts pointing inwards into the syconial cavity; (linear entrance).
First glume chartaceous, 2-keeled, 2-nerved, 1.3-2 mm wide, flat to slightly concave, glabrous, the tip scabrous, the margins inflexed, firmly clasping the second glume.
Among central European species it belongs to the largest one; it is characteristic by femur IV with one or more dorsal spines and by remarkably parallel lateral margins of cephalic part of carapace; the males are characteristic by inflexed distal division of the bulbus; the females are characteristic by proximally situated, wide, equally incurved spermatheca and by endogynal ventral arch with remarkable shoulders.
129-133), but then they get to the finials on hinge terminations and we see--what's this?--a "reflexed inflexed termination?" So we go to the sources where they supposedly derived these categories--primarily Cotterell and Kamminga (1987, 1990)--and we see the old Ho Ho terminology of inflexed and reflexed finials (1987:684).