Ficus altissima

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Ficus altissima

Description

Tree up to 40 m tall, hemi-epiphytic or (secondarily?) terrestrial. internal hairs absent. Leaves spirally arranged; stipules 2-4 cm long, densely whitish puberulous, caducous. Ovary partly red.

Distribution

Andaman Islands: present Asia-Tropical:, Jawa (Jawapresent); Malaya (Peninsular Malaysiapresent); Philippines (Philippinespresent); Sulawesi (Sulawesipresent); Sumatera (Sumaterapresent); Thailand (Thailandpresent) India to S China: present Luzon: present Mindanao: present Mindoro: present Myanmar: present
India to S China, Myanmar, Indochina, Thailand, Andaman Islands; in Malesia: Sumatra, Malay Peninsula, Java, Philippines (Luzon, Mindoro, Mindanao), Celebes.

Citation

Koord. - in Atlas Baumart. Java. 1916: t. 715-717
Merr., Enum. Born. 1921: 220
Watt - in Dict. Econ. Prod. India. 1890: 342
Elmer - in Leafl. Philipp. Bot. 1911: 1243
Miq. - in Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 1867: 286
K. Heyne, Nutt. Pl. Ned.-Indië. 1927: 567
Corner - in Gard. Bull. Singapore. 1965: 15
Miq. - in Fl. Ind. Bat. 1859: 349
Miq. - in Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 1867: 262, 285
M.F. Barrett - in Bull. Torrey Bot. Club. 1945: f. 1
Backer & Bakh.f. - in Fl. Java. 1965: 31
Burkill, Dict. Econ. Prod. Malay Penins. 1935: 1003
Koord. & Valeton - in Bijdr. Boomsoort. Java. 1906: 85
Sata - in Contr. Hort. Inst. Taihoku Imp. Univ. 1944: 209
Gagnep. - in Fl. Indo-Chine. 1928: 780
King - in Sp. Ficus. 1887: t. 30
Blume - in Enum. Philipp. Flow. Pl. 1923: 44
Merr. - in Bull. Bur. For. Philipp. 1903: 17
F.B. Forbes & Hemsl. - in J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 1899: 457
Merr. - in J. Arnold Arbor. 1950: 276
Koord., Versl. Minahassa. 1898: 596
Kurz - in Forest Fl. Burma. 1877: 441
Wight - in Ic. 1843: t. 656
Blume - in Fl. Brit. India. 1888: 504
Kurz - in Forest Fl. Burma. 1877: 442