Amyema canaliculata

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Amyema canaliculata


Glabrous. Leaves scattered ternate; lamina linear-lanceolate, 7-13 by 0.3-0.6 cm, thick, convex below and strongly concave above, attenuate at the base to an obscure petiole c. 3 mm long, rounded and shortly mucronate at the apex, dull on both sides; venation invisible. Inflorescences at the nodes, pedunculate 3-rayed umbels of triads with all flowers sessile; peduncle c. 2 mm long; rays c. 4 mm long. Other floral characters unknown.


Asia-Tropical: New Guinea present
Malesia: New Guinea.


Barlow 1992 – In: Blumea. p 317
Barlow 1981 – In: Handb. Fl. Papua New Guinea. p 211