imparipinnate


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imparipinnate

(ˌɪmpærɪˈpɪneɪt; -ˈpɪnɪt)
adj
(Botany) (of pinnate leaves) having a terminal unpaired leaflet. Compare paripinnate
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Adj.1.imparipinnate - (a leaf shape) pinnate with a single leaflet at the apex
compound - composed of more than one part; "compound leaves are composed of several lobes; "compound flower heads"
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Tagetes minuta is an aromatic plant, native to South America, belonging to the Asteraceae family, with characteristics of being an erect sub-shrub, with little branching, of 1-2 m of height, with composite leaves, imparipinnate and flowers in chapters colored yellow, popularly known as chinchilla and among others, with a robust biocidal potential (Chamorro et al., 2008; Gakuubi et al., 2016).
Each cataphyll is divided into two regions: a massive leaf base with two large stipules, and an imparipinnate compound lamina with 5-6 articulate leaflet pairs; the vestigial leaflets of the cataphylls remain appressed to the thick rachis and the terminal leaflet folds (Fig.
Leaves imparipinnate, shiny; young leaves pinkish red, mature leaves glossy, deep green; Flowers fragrant, white to pinkish, 1-seeded; seed thick, reniform [1].