Lepionurus

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Lepionurus

Description

Shrubs, erect or straggling, usually glabrous, sometimes young twigs with short hairs. Leaves glabrous, thinly coriaceous. Flowers (3-) 4 (-5)-merous. Flowers bisexual, in axillary racemes, three flowers per bract; Stamens not exceeding the perianth, filaments flattened. Ovary ovoid-conical;

Distribution

Asia-Tropical:, Borneopresent; Jawa (Jawapresent); Malayapresent; Sumatera (Sumaterapresent); Vietnam (Vietnampresent) Nepal: present SE. Asia: present W. Malesia: present
Monotypic. SE. Asia (Nepal to Vietnam) and W. Malesia: Sumatra, Malaya, Java, Borneo. .

Citation

ENDL. - in Gen. Pl. 1840: 1041
VALET., Crit. Overz. Olacin. 1886: 151
B. & H. - in Gen. Pl. 1862: 349
SLEUM. - in E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2, 16b. 1935: 35
GRIFF. - in Flora. 1844: 435
HIEPKO - in Willdenowia. 1979: 38
ENGL - in E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam. 1. 1889: 241
BAILL. - in Hist. Pl. 1892: 456