Piper ciliomarginatum

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Piper ciliomarginatum

<<<Petiole>Blade>Base>Differential distance

0-4 mm1
1. 003-003-006-001

<<Inflorescences>Peduncle>Length

0.8-1.6 cm long2
2. 004-002-001

<<Inflorescences>Spikes>Length

2-8 cm long3
3. 004-003-001

<<Infructescences>Fruits>Stigma

stigmas 3, sessile.4
4. 005-003-002

<<Infructescences>Fruits>Width

0.4 mm wide5
5. 005-003-001

<<Petiole>Blade>Apex

apex acute to acuminate,6
6. 003-003-005

<<Petiole>Blade>Base

base equal or somewhat unequally attached to petiole difference , acute or obtuse or rounded or subcordate, glabrous on both surfaces;7
7. 003-003-006

<<Petiole>Blade>Dimensions

13-22 x 6-11 cm8
8. 003-003-003

<<Petiole>Blade>Margins

margin ciliate,9
9. 003-003-004

<<Petiole>Blade>Shape

elliptic-ovate to broadly ovate10
10. 003-003-002

<<Petiole>Blade>Texture

not scabrous11
11. 003-003-001

<Habit>Height

to 1-3 m tall12
12. 001-001

<Inflorescences>Floral bracts

floral bracts densely marginally fringed.13
13. 004-004

<Inflorescences>Growth form

erect14
14. 004-001

<Inflorescences>Peduncle

peduncle , glabrous;15
15. 004-002

<Inflorescences>Spikes

spike , white, not apiculate;16
16. 004-003

<Infructescences>Fruits

fruits trigonous, , glabrous,17
17. 005-003

<Infructescences>Length

7-8 cm long18
18. 005-001

<Infructescences>Thickness

3 cm thick19
19. 005-002

<Petiole>Blade

blade , densely glandular-dotted, , ,20
20. 003-003

<Petiole>Length

0-0.3 cm long21 0.4-3 cm long22
21. 003-002, 22. 003-001

<Petiole>Veins

pinnately veined, secondary veins 46 per side, originating from lower 1/2 of primary vein, flat above and below, tertiary veins reticulate.23
23. 003-004

Description

Shrub to 1-3 m tall. Stem glabrous. Petiole of lower leaves 0.4-3 cm long, of upper leaves 0-0.3 cm long, glabrous, vaginate or winged to apex; blade not scabrous, densely glandular-dotted, elliptic-ovate to broadly ovate, 13-22 x 6-11 cm, margin ciliate, apex acute to acuminate, base equal or somewhat unequally attached to petiole difference 0-4 mm, acute or obtuse or rounded or subcordate, glabrous on both surfaces; pinnately veined, secondary veins 46 per side, originating from lower 1/2 of primary vein, flat above and below, tertiary veins reticulate. Inflorescence erect; peduncle 0.8-1.6 cm long, glabrous; spike 2-8 cm long, white, not apiculate; floral bracts densely marginally fringed. Infructescence pendent, 7-8 cm long, 3 cm thick, green; fruits trigonous, 0.4 mm wide, glabrous, stigmas 3, sessile.

Distribution

Guyana present, Southern America: Venezuela (Venezuela present), Suriname present
Venezuela, Guyana and Suriname; 6 collections studied (GU: 4; SU: 1).

Habit

Shrub .24
24. 001

Individuals Association

Guyana, Kaieteur National Park, Henkel 2166 Guyana, Kaieteur National Park, Hahn 4669 Suriname, Wilhelmina Mts., Irwin et al. 54998 Guyana, Kaieteur National Park, Henkel 2185

Inflorescences

Inflorescence ;25
25. 004

Infructescences

Infructescence pendent, , , green;26
26. 005

Petiole

Petiole of lower leaves , of upper leaves , glabrous, vaginate or winged to apex;27
27. 003

Stems

Stem glabrous.28
28. 002