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Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants

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Explain the terms Monadelphous, Diadelphous and Polyadelphous. In each case name a flower possessing such an androecium. 

Solution:
Type of AndroeciumFlower PossessingExample 
Monadelphous  filaments are fused in a flower to form one groupHibiscus 
Diadelphous  filaments are fused in a flower to form two groupsPea 
Polyadelphous  filaments are fused in a flower to form more than two groupsBombax 
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