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Dispersule length trait

Formal name:  dispersule length
Local identifier:  TOP90
Synonym Term:  diaspore length
Synonym Term:  propagule length
Definition:  the longest linear dimension of a dispersule (Perez:dispersule) or component thereof (PO:seed, PO:fruit, Leda:germinule) or if clearly recognizable the length (PATO:length) from its base to its apex
Formal Unit:  length unit

Comment:  when known, the component of the dispersule on which the measurements have been taken should be specified: seed, fruit, germinule
Reference:  Eric Garnier, Jens Kattge, Stefan Klotz, Ingolf Kühn, Ulrike Stahl


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