Leea macropus

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Leea macropus

Description

Tree up to 15 m, often stilt-rooted. Leaves 1-pinnate, leaflets (5-) 7(-9). Inflorescences (20-)30-70 cm long, usually glabrous, (if pubescent then coarsely so and not fulvous), pendulous, lax; Flowers 5-merous, cream. Ovary 6-celled, style 4-6 mm. Fruit c. 30 mm ø, red-orange;

Distribution

Malesia: Bismarck Archipelago (New Britain, New Ireland, Manus I.). .

Citation

K. SCH. & LAUT., Nachtr. 1905: 313
VAL. - in IC. Bog. 1908: t. 258
K. SCH. & LAUT., Fl. Schutzgeb. 1900: 430
SUESSENG. - in E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2, 20d. 1953: f. 104
RIDSDALE - in Blumea. 1974: f. 7/1-3
KANEH. & HATUS. - in Bot. Mag. Tokyo. 1938: 415
MERR. & PERRY - in J. Arn. Arb. 1941: 382
LAUT. - in Bot. Jahrb. 1925: 530