Lepidopetalum montanum

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Lepidopetalum montanum

Description

Tree, 5-16 m high. Leaves 2-4-jugate; Inflorescences axillary to pseudoterminal, axes branching in axil or along rachis, all up to 11 cm long. Flowers 2.8-4.2 mm in diam. Sepals 5; Petals 5; Stamens 8; Fruits 3.2-4.5 by 1.7-2.4 cm, inside densely hirsute with hairs 1-1.5 mm long; Seeds 1.9-2.2 by 1.3-1.7 cm, base oblique;

Distribution

Asia-Tropical, N Sumatra present, Nicobar Islands present, S Andaman present
S Andaman and Nicobar Islands; Malesia: N Sumatra.

Citation

Welzen et al. - in Blumea. 1992: f. 2b, 7
Radlk. - in Engl., Pflanzenr. 98. 1933: 1318
Radlk. - in Engl., Pflanzenr. 98. 1933: 1320
Radlk. - in Sitzungsber. Math.-Phys. CI. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. München. 1879: 535, 623
Radlk. - in Sitzungsber. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. München. 1879: 510, 535, 623