Ficus microsyce

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Ficus microsyce

Description

Small tree or shrub, hemi-epiphytic or climbing. internal hairs absent. Leaves spirally arranged; stipules 0.5-1 cm long, (very) minutely white puberulous or glabrous, caducous. Ovary partly red.

Distribution

Asia-Tropical:, Malaya (Peninsular Malaysiapresent); Sumatera (Sumaterapresent)
Malesia: Sumatra, Malay Peninsula.

Morphology

The structure of the ostiole with seemingly more than three ostiolar bracts around the opening is unusual.

Citation

Kochummen - in Tree Fl. Malaya. 1978: 151
Corner - in Gard. Bull. Singapore. 1965: 21