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notation Sali
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Salicaceae original
definition Distribution: This family consists of 54 genera and c. 1200 species that are distributed across pantropical to temperate and Arctic regions. In Australia there are 8 genera and c. 50 species in Australia with native species occuring in tropical and subtropical regions in north eastern Australia and introduced members of tribe Saliceae naturalised in temperate regions of Australia.

Description: The species within this family are trees or shrubs, sometimes dioecious, glabrous or pubescent, with or without spines, sometimes deciduous with well developed winter buds, the bud scales often sticky.

For more details regarding the description of species within this family please see:

Pollen Morphology: See the specific descriptions in the different genus taxa within this family.
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Salicaceae original original
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