strobiloid


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strobiloid

(ˈstrəʊbɪlɔɪd)
adj
(Zoology) resembling a strobila
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The origin of angiosperms: an unrecognized ancestral dicotyledon, Hedyosmum (Chloranthales), with a strobiloid flower is living today.
Conifers with strobiloid reproductive structures were treated in the Lebachiaceae, and transitional forms were classified in the Voltziaceae (Miller, 1977).
In Walkomiella (Feistmantel) Florin, from the Late Permian of Australia, ovules are associated with leaves in a strobiloid organ (White, 1981), but the strobilus appears to be a simple rather than a compound.