Kopsia macrophylla

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Kopsia macrophylla


Tree to 6.1 m tall. Branchlets glabrous to densely puberulent, sparsely lenticellate or not, terete to weakly angled. Leaves: Inflorescence dichasial, mostly also with cincinnate branches, 3.2-11 cm long with axes 0.8-7.3 cm long and branches 1.2-2.5 mm wide, glabrous to densely puberulent; Sepals ovate or oblong, 1.7-2.5 by 1.6-1.7 mm, 1-1.6 times as long as wide, apex rounded, margin ciliate, glabrous to densely puberulent, glabrous inside. Stamens 8.5-12 mm from corolla base which is 0.3-0.5 of corolla tube length in rehydrated flowers; Ovaries 0.8-1.2 mm high, sparsely to densely pubescent on top; Fruit with a blunt hooked spur from about the middle of the fruit, 15-18 by 8-8.5 mm, spur c. 4 mm long, glabrous or sparsely puberulent.


Asia-Tropical: Malaya (Peninsular Malaysia present, Singapore present)
Malesia: Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore.


Sévenet et al. 1994 – In: J. Ethno-pharmacol.: 159
I.M. Turner 1997 – In: Gard. Bull. Singapore 47: 127
Sévenet et al. 1994 – In: J. Ethno-pharmacol.: 161
King & Gamble 1907 – In: J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal: 434
Ridl. 1923 – In: Fl. Malay Penins.: 338
D.J. Middleton 2004 – In: Harvard Pap. Bot.: 118
Whitmore 1972 – In: Tree Fl. Malaya: 19
Sleesen 1959 – In: Fl. Mal. Misc. Rec.: 7
Ridl. 1923 – In: Fl. Malay Penins.: 338
Markgr. 1973 – In: Blumea: 423