The characteristic of anatropous ovule is (1) Occurrence of hilum near the micropyle (2) Presence of raphe (3) Body of the ovule is inverted (3) All the above.

Answer: (4)

The most common form of ovules is anatropous ovule, which occurs in more than 80% of angiospermic families. The ovule body is turned 180 ° and micropyle comes close to the funiculus. Chalaza and micropyle lie in the straight line but hilum is at 90 °to the micropyle. The micropyle, then, is close to funiculus. There is also a ridge in the ovule, as the ovule body is fused on one with the funiculus.

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