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  • The anthers are called introrse when they dehisce by the surface next to the centre of the flower; they are extrorse when they dehisce by the outer surface; when they dehisce by the sides, as in Iris and some grasses, they are laterally dehiscent.
  • Sometimes, from their versatile nature, anthers originally introrse become extrorse, as in the Passionflower and Oxalis.
 
 

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