Bark fissured

  • Title

    Bark fissured

  • Definition

    Bark with distinct longitudinal grooves.

  • Notes

    In some Lecythidaceae, such as Corythophora rimosa and the species of Lecythis sect. pisonis, the bark is very deeply fissured. In other species, such as Lecythis mesophylla and L. poiteaui, the bark is shallowly fissured but still fissured.

  • Related Terms

    Bark rough

    Bark scalloped

    Bark smooth

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