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Table 2 Seed morphometrics of Neuwiedia species

From: Seed dispersal in Neuwiedia singapureana: novel evidence for avian endozoochory in the earliest diverging clade in Orchidaceae

Species Seed   Embryo
Length, µm Width, µm   Length, µm Width, µm Volume, µm3
N. singapureana 362.72 ± 21.94b 303.45 ± 22.53a   322.28 ± 25.88a 292.14 ± 19.24a 8,039,314.84 ± 1,814,669.32a
N. veratrifolia 3241.67 ± 541.2a 96.37 ± 15.21b   131.51 ± 18.35b 85.25 ± 12.79b 298,349.06 ± 115,919.85b
  1. Data are mean ± SD. Means within a column followed by the same letter are not significantly different at P = 0.05 by Fisher’s protected LSD test
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