Ficus pellucidopunctata

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Ficus pellucidopunctata

Description

Tree up to c. 30 m tall, hemi-epiphytic or (secondarily?) terrestrial. internal hairs absent. Leaves spirally arranged; stipules 1-2 cm long, glabrous (or (minutely) white puberulous), caducous. Ovary partly (dark) red.

Distribution

Asia-Tropical:, Borneopresent; Malaya (Peninsular Malaysiapresent); Philippines (Philippinespresent); Sumatera (Sumaterapresent); Thailand (Thailandpresent) Palawan: present
Thailand; in Malesia: Sumatra, Malay Peninsula, Borneo, Philippines (Palawan).

Taxonomy

This species resembles the typical form of F. sundaica, from which it can be distinguished by the widely open ostiole.

Citation

Corner - in Gard. Bull. Singapore. 1960: 394
Griff. - in Ic. Pl. Asiat. 1854: t. 554
Elmer - in Leafl. Philipp. Bot. 1912: 1379
Merr., Enum. Born. 1921: 223
Corner - in Gard. Bull. Singapore. 1965: 20
Griff. - in Tree Fl. Sabah & Sarawak. 2000: 230
King - in Enum. Philipp. Flow. Pl. 1923: 54
Sata - in Contr. Hort. Inst. Taihoku Imp. Univ. 1944: 199
Gagnep. - in Fl. Indo-Chine. 1928: 778
Elmer - in Leafl. Philipp. Bot. 1907: 243
Sata - in Contr. Hort. Inst. Taihoku Imp. Univ. 1944: 202
Ridl. - in Fl. Malay Penins. 1924: 334
Kochummen - in Tree Fl. Malaya. 1978: 153