Term Information

Accession
PO:0030118
Name
compound spike inflorescence
Ontology
plant_anatomy
Synonyms
compound spike (exact), double spike (exact), heterothetic compound spike (exact), heterothetic double spike (narrow), homothetic compound spike (narrow), homothetic double spike (narrow)
Alternate IDs
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Definition
An inflorescence (PO:0009049), with a monopodial growth habit, which at anthesis is composed of an indeterminate first order inflorescence axis (PO:0025104) and sessile (PATO:0001436) flowers (PO:0009046), or spikelets (PO:0009051), on indeterminate higher order inflorescence axes (PO:0009081). Source: NYBG:Brandon_Sinn, NYBG:Dario_Cavaliere
Comment
Examples include some amaranth species (Amaranthus spp., Amaranthaceae).
Subset
None
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compound spike inflorescence [is_a relation] is_a  inflorescence (PO:0009049)

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