Paradrymonia densa

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Paradrymonia densa

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<<<<Calyx>Corolla>Lobes>Ventral lobes>Dimensions

0.5-0.7 x 0.5-0.7 cm1
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<<<<Calyx>Corolla>Lobes>Ventral lobes>Shape

somewhat concave, suborbicular2
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<<<Calyx>Corolla>Base>Width

0.3-0.4 cm wide3
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<<<Calyx>Corolla>Limbs>Width

1.5-1.8 cm wide4
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<<<Calyx>Corolla>Lobes>Growth form

spreading5
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<<<Calyx>Corolla>Lobes>Ventral lobes

ventral lobe ,6
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<<<Calyx>Corolla>Margins>Margin type

entire7
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<<<Calyx>Corolla>Throat>Hairs

outside hirsute, inside glabrous8
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<<<Calyx>Corolla>Throat>Width

0.5-1.2 cm wide9
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<<<Calyx>Corolla>Tube>Length

2.5-4.7 cm long10
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<<<Calyx>Ovary>Style>Hairs

minutely puberulous or glabrous11
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<<<Calyx>Ovary>Style>Length

2-4 cm long12
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<<<Leaves>Blade>Base>Hairs

above mostly glabrous or nearly so, sometimes strigose to subtomentose, below mostly glabrous or nearly so, sometimes sparsely pilose13
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<<<Leaves>Blade>Base>Shape

rounded, or sometimes obliquely subcordate14
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<<<Leaves>Blade>Margins>Margin type

subentire to crenate-serrate15
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<<Calyx>Apex>Hairs

outside sparsely pilose or glabrous, inside sparsely pilose or glabrous16
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<<Calyx>Corolla>Base

base shortly spurred, , middle not or hardly ventricose, slightly bent downwards,17
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<<Calyx>Corolla>Colour

white or pale stramineous, sometimes with purple or purple-tipped lobes18
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<<Calyx>Corolla>Length

(3-)4-6 cm long19
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<<Calyx>Corolla>Limbs

limb ,20
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<<Calyx>Corolla>Lobes

lobes subequal, , ,21
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<<Calyx>Corolla>Margins

margin ;22
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<<Calyx>Corolla>Throat

throat not or hardly contracted, , ,23
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<<Calyx>Corolla>Tube

tube trumpet-shaped, ,24
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<<Calyx>Lobes>Dimensions

1.2-3.3 x 0.3-0.8 cm25
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<<Calyx>Lobes>Dorsal lobes

dorsal one mostly free, and slightly smaller26
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<<Calyx>Lobes>Growth form

erect27
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<<Calyx>Lobes>Lobe number

428
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<<Calyx>Lobes>Shape

obliquely oblong-lanceolate29
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<<Calyx>Margins>Margin type

repand-serrate30
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<<Calyx>Ovary>Hairs

hirsute31
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<<Calyx>Ovary>Shape

ovoid32
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<<Calyx>Ovary>Stigma

stigma capitate.33
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<<Calyx>Ovary>Style

style , ,34
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<<Calyx>Ovary>Width

0.1-0.2 cm wide35
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<<Flowers>Pedicels>Hairs

glabrous36
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<<Flowers>Pedicels>Length

0.7-3 cm long37
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<<Flowers>Peduncle>Hairs

minutely puberulous or glabrous38
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<<Flowers>Peduncle>Length

up to 1 cm long39
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<<Leaves>Blade>Apex

apex acute, acuminate, or sometimes obtuse,40
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<<Leaves>Blade>Base

base cuneate, , .41
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<<Leaves>Blade>Dimensions

5-30 x 1-12 cm42
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<<Leaves>Blade>Margins

margin ,43
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<<Leaves>Blade>Shape

oblong-elliptic or oblong-lanceolate44
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<<Leaves>Blade>Texture

chartaceous when dry45
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<<Leaves>Petiole>Hairs

glabrous46
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<<Leaves>Petiole>Length

(1-)6-12(-14) cm long47
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<Calyx>Apex

apex acute, ;48
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<Calyx>Colour

purple49
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<Calyx>Corolla

corolla oblique or horizontal in calyx, , ,50
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<Calyx>Lobes

lobes , , connate 1/3 their length, subequal, , , ,51
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<Calyx>Margins

margin ,52
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<Calyx>Ovary

ovary , 0.2-0.4 x , ,53
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<Calyx>Stamens

stamens included, inserted at base of corolla;54
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<Flowers>Flower number per inflorescence

mostly numerous55
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<Flowers>Pedicels

pedicel , practically .56
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<Flowers>Peduncle

peduncle , ;57
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<Habit>Height

30-60 cm high58
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<Leaves>Blade

blade , , ,59
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<Leaves>Petiole

petiole , ;60
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<Mature capsules>Diameter

ca. 1 cm in diameter61
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<Mature capsules>Shape

globose or nearly so62
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<Stems>Hairs

glabrous, sometimes puberulous at apex63
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<Stems>Texture

fleshy64
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Calyx

Calyx ,65
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Description

Terrestrial herb, 30-60 cm high. Stem fleshy, ascending, glabrous, sometimes puberulous at apex. Leaves equal or subequal in a pair; petiole (1-)6-12(-14) cm long, glabrous; blade chartaceous when dry, oblong-elliptic or oblong-lanceolate, 5-30 x 1-12 cm, margin subentire to crenate-serrate, apex acute, acuminate, or sometimes obtuse, base cuneate, rounded, or sometimes obliquely subcordate, above mostly glabrous or nearly so, sometimes strigose to subtomentose, below mostly glabrous or nearly so, sometimes sparsely pilose. Flowers mostly numerous and aggregated, umbellate or cymose; peduncle up to 1 cm long, minutely puberulous or glabrous; pedicel 0.7-3 cm long, practically glabrous. Calyx purple, lobes 4, erect, connate 1/3 their length, subequal, obliquely oblong-lanceolate, 1.2-3.3 x 0.3-0.8 cm, dorsal one mostly free, and slightly smaller, margin repand-serrate, apex acute, outside sparsely pilose or glabrous, inside sparsely pilose or glabrous; corolla oblique or horizontal in calyx, white or pale stramineous, sometimes with purple or purple-tipped lobes, (3-)4-6 cm long, tube trumpet-shaped, 2.5-4.7 cm long, base shortly spurred, 0.3-0.4 cm wide, middle not or hardly ventricose, slightly bent downwards, throat not or hardly contracted, 0.5-1.2 cm wide, outside hirsute, inside glabrous, limb 1.5-1.8 cm wide, lobes subequal, spreading, ventral lobe somewhat concave, suborbicular, 0.5-0.7 x 0.5-0.7 cm, margin entire; stamens included, inserted at base of corolla; ovary ovoid, 0.2-0.4 x 0.1-0.2 cm wide, hirsute, style 2-4 cm long, minutely puberulous or glabrous, stigma capitate. Mature capsule globose or nearly so, ca. 1 cm in diameter.

Distribution

Guianas endemic
Endemic to the Guianas; > 100 collections studied (GU: 24; SU: 1; FG: 50).

Flowers

Flowers and aggregated, umbellate or cymose;66
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Habit

Terrestrial herb, .67
67. 001

Individuals Association

near RĂ©gina, Bordenave 1339 Suriname, Wilhelmina Mts., Stahel 404 Guyana, West Demerara Region, Mabura Hill area, Pipoly et al. 7572 Bassin de l'Approuague, Savane Roche de Virginie, Cremers et al. 11771 Guyana, Maas et al. 5869

Leaves

Leaves equal or subequal in a pair;68
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Mature capsules

Mature capsule , .69
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Phenology

Collected in flower , in fruit .

Stems

Stem , ascending, .70
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