Leea zippeliana

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Leea zippeliana

Description

Slender shrub or tree up to 7 m. Leaves 1-foliolate. Inflorescences 2-6 cm, condensed, pubescent; Flowers 5-merous, greenish yellow. Ovary 4-6-locular, style 3-4 mm. Fruit 10-15 mm ø, reddish orange;

Distribution

Malesia: New Guinea (not yet recorded from Central, Northern and Milne Bay Districts). .

Citation

SCHEFF. - in Ann. Jard. Bot. Btzg. 1876: 16
SUESSENG. - in E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2, 20d. 1953: 388
LAUT. - in Nova Guinea. 1924: 137
CLARKE - in J. Bot. 1881: 166
SUESSENG. - in E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2, 20d. 1953: 384, 388
LAUT. - in Nova Guinea. 1912: 832
LAUT. - in Bot. Jahrb. 1925: 529
F.v.M. - in Pap. Pl. 1876: 37
RIDSDALE - in Blumea. 1974: f. 1/3.
LAUT. - in Bot. Jahrb. 1925: 529