Chrysothemis rupestris

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Chrysothemis rupestris

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<<<Calyx>Corolla>Base>Width

0.2-0.3 cm wide1
1. 005-008-005-001

<<<Calyx>Corolla>Limbs>Width

1-1.5 cm wide2
2. 005-008-007-001

<<<Calyx>Corolla>Lobes>Dimensions

0.4-0.5 x 0.4-0.5 cm wide3
3. 005-008-008-003

<<<Calyx>Corolla>Lobes>Growth form

spreading4
4. 005-008-008-001

<<<Calyx>Corolla>Lobes>Shape

suborbicular5
5. 005-008-008-002

<<<Calyx>Corolla>Margins>Margin type

subentire6
6. 005-008-009-001

<<<Calyx>Corolla>Throat>Hairs

outside glabrous below, villous above, inside glandular pubescent7
7. 005-008-006-002

<<<Calyx>Corolla>Throat>Width

0.6-0.9 cm wide8
8. 005-008-006-001

<<<Calyx>Corolla>Tube>Length

ca. 1.6 cm long9
9. 005-008-004-002

<<<Calyx>Corolla>Tube>Shape

cylindric10
10. 005-008-004-001

<<<Calyx>Ovary>Stigma>Lobe number

2-lobed11
11. 005-010-005-001

<<<Calyx>Ovary>Style>Hairs

glabrous, or with a few scattered hairs12
12. 005-010-004-002

<<<Calyx>Ovary>Style>Length

0.6-0.9 cm long13
13. 005-010-004-001

<<<Leaves>Blade>Base>Hairs

above sparsely strigillose, below puberulous, especially on veins14
14. 003-002-006-002

<<<Leaves>Blade>Base>Shape

rounded, not decurrent into petiole15
15. 003-002-006-001

<<<Leaves>Blade>Margins>Margin type

crenate16
16. 003-002-004-001

<<Calyx>Apex>Hairs

outside puberulous, inside glabrous17
17. 005-007-001

<<Calyx>Corolla>Base

base somewhat gibbous, , middle slightly ventricose,18
18. 005-008-005

<<Calyx>Corolla>Colour

red-brown-lined or spotted19
19. 005-008-002

<<Calyx>Corolla>Growth form

erect in calyx20
20. 005-008-001

<<Calyx>Corolla>Length

1.8-2.5 cm long21
21. 005-008-003

<<Calyx>Corolla>Limbs

limb ,22
22. 005-008-007

<<Calyx>Corolla>Lobes

lobes subequal, , , ,23
23. 005-008-008

<<Calyx>Corolla>Margins

margin ;24
24. 005-008-009

<<Calyx>Corolla>Throat

throat not constricted, , ,25
25. 005-008-006

<<Calyx>Corolla>Tube

tube , ,26
26. 005-008-004

<<Calyx>Free portion of lobes>Dimensions

<0.1 x 0.1-0.2 cm27
27. 005-005-002

<<Calyx>Free portion of lobes>Growth form

erect28
28. 005-005-001

<<Calyx>Margins>Margin type

entire29
29. 005-006-001

<<Calyx>Ovary>Dimensions

0.2-0.4 x 0.2-0.3 cm30
30. 005-010-002

<<Calyx>Ovary>Hairs

pubescent31
31. 005-010-003

<<Calyx>Ovary>Shape

ovoid32
32. 005-010-001

<<Calyx>Ovary>Stigma

stigma .33
33. 005-010-005

<<Calyx>Ovary>Style

style , ,34
34. 005-010-004

<<Calyx>Tube>Length

1-1.5 cm long35
35. 005-004-001

<<Flowers>Pedicels>Hairs

puberulous36
36. 004-003-002

<<Flowers>Pedicels>Length

0.5-2.5 cm long37
37. 004-003-001

<<Flowers>Peduncle>Hairs

puberulous38
38. 004-002-002

<<Flowers>Peduncle>Length

(1-)2-6 cm long39
39. 004-002-001

<<Leaves>Blade>Apex

apex acuminate,40
40. 003-002-005

<<Leaves>Blade>Base

base cuneate or , .41
41. 003-002-006

<<Leaves>Blade>Dimensions

to 24 x 14.5 cm42
42. 003-002-003

<<Leaves>Blade>Margins

margin ,43
43. 003-002-004

<<Leaves>Blade>Shape

ovate or oblong-ovate44
44. 003-002-002

<<Leaves>Blade>Texture

membranous to papyraceous when dry45
45. 003-002-001

<<Leaves>Petiole>Hairs

puberulous46
46. 003-001-002

<<Leaves>Petiole>Length

0.5-5 cm long47
47. 003-001-001

<<Stems>Apex>Hairs

puberulous48
48. 002-003-001

<Calyx>Apex

apex acute, ;49
49. 005-007

<Calyx>Colour

orange to red50
50. 005-002

<Calyx>Corolla

corolla , , ,51
51. 005-008

<Calyx>Free portion of lobes

free portion of lobes , subequal, very small, ,52
52. 005-005

<Calyx>Lobes

lobes connate into a tube,53
53. 005-003

<Calyx>Margins

margin ,54
54. 005-006

<Calyx>Ovary

ovary , , ,55
55. 005-010

<Calyx>Shape

truncate, infundibuliform, not angled or winged56
56. 005-001

<Calyx>Stamens

stamens included, inserted at base of corolla tube;57
57. 005-009

<Calyx>Tube

tube ,58
58. 005-004

<Flowers>Flower number per cyme

2-7-flowered59
59. 004-001

<Flowers>Pedicels

pedicel , .60
60. 004-003

<Flowers>Peduncle

peduncle , ;61
61. 004-002

<Habit>Height

5-200 cm tall62
62. 001-001

<Leaves>Blade

blade , , ,63
63. 003-002

<Leaves>Petiole

petiole , ;64
64. 003-001

<Mature capsules>Colour

yellow65
65. 006-001

<Mature capsules>Dimensions

0.6-0.7 x 0.6-0.7 cm66
66. 006-003

<Mature capsules>Shape

subglobose67
67. 006-002

<Stems>Apex

apex .68
68. 002-003

<Stems>Growth form

erect69
69. 002-001

<Stems>Hairs

glabrescent70
70. 002-002

Calyx

Calyx , ,71
71. 005

Description

Terrestrial herb, 5-200 cm tall. Stem succulent, erect, glabrescent, apex puberulous. Leaves equal in a pair; petiole 0.5-5 cm long, puberulous; blade membranous to papyraceous when dry, ovate or oblong-ovate, to 24 x 14.5 cm, margin crenate, apex acuminate, base cuneate or rounded, not decurrent into petiole, above sparsely strigillose, below puberulous, especially on veins. Flowers in 2-7-flowered cymes; peduncle (1-)2-6 cm long, puberulous; pedicel 0.5-2.5 cm long, puberulous. Calyx truncate, infundibuliform, not angled or winged, orange to red, lobes connate into a tube, tube 1-1.5 cm long, free portion of lobes erect, subequal, very small, <0.1 x 0.1-0.2 cm, margin entire, apex acute, outside puberulous, inside glabrous; corolla erect in calyx, red-brown-lined or spotted, 1.8-2.5 cm long, tube cylindric, ca. 1.6 cm long, base somewhat gibbous, 0.2-0.3 cm wide, middle slightly ventricose, throat not constricted, 0.6-0.9 cm wide, outside glabrous below, villous above, inside glandular pubescent, limb 1-1.5 cm wide, lobes subequal, spreading, suborbicular, 0.4-0.5 x 0.4-0.5 cm wide, margin subentire; stamens included, inserted at base of corolla tube; ovary ovoid, 0.2-0.4 x 0.2-0.3 cm, pubescent, style 0.6-0.9 cm long, glabrous, or with a few scattered hairs, stigma 2-lobed. Mature capsule yellow, subglobose, 0.6-0.7 x 0.6-0.7 cm.

Distribution

Guianas endemic, ParrĂ¡ present, Southern America
Endemic to Guianas, but with one unverified specimen from Brazil (ParrĂ¡), Cid et al. 96477; 33 collections studied (GU: 13; SU 20).

Flowers

Flowers in cymes;72
72. 004

Habit

Terrestrial herb, .73
73. 001

Individuals Association

Guyana, Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo Region, Kanuku Mts., trail to Mt. Iraimakipang, Goodland & Maycock 473 Suriname, Augustus Falls, Tafelberg, Maguire 24762 Suriname, Sipaliwini Distr., 9 km N of Lucie R. 12 km W of Oost R., Irwin et al. 54558 Suriname, Nickerie Distr., Blanche Marie Falls, Maas & Tawjoeran LBB 10961 Guyana, Potaro-Siparuni Region, Iwokrama Mts., Annai-Kurupukari Rd., Hoffman et al. 1395 Suriname, confluence of Paloemeu R. and Tapanahoni R., Wessels Boer 1318 Guyana, Kanuku Mts., Two-Head Mt., Jansen-Jacobs et al. 3497 Suriname, Saramacca Distr., Voltzberg, van Donselaar & Schulz LBB 10566

Leaves

Leaves equal in a pair;74
74. 003

Mature capsules

Mature capsule , , .75
75. 006

Phenology

Collected in flower in .

Stems

Stem succulent, , ,76
76. 002