Cupaniopsis rhytidocarpa

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Cupaniopsis rhytidocarpa


Trees 15-21.5 m high, dbh 25-45 cm, buttressed to c. 1 m high, flanged, bole bent and fluted; Leaves 4-6-jugate; Inflorescences axillary, 13-17 cm long, with short or long branches, laxly flowered; Sepals persisting, more or less orbicular, concave, with a narrow to wide scarious rim, outside appressed-hairy except rim, margin ciliate in basal part, and with sessile glands, inside shortly appressed-hairy in basal part. Petals white, angular, 3-dentate at apex, appressed-hairy at the base on both sides; Stamens 10, filaments and anthers hairy.


Asia-Tropical, Central Prov present, Northern present, Papua New Guinea present
Malesia: Papua New Guinea (Northern and Central Prov.).