Arytera densiflora

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Arytera densiflora


Tree 2-5 m high. Branchlets hairy when young; Leaves 2-jugate; Inflorescences axillary to pseudoterminal to ramiflorous, branching basally and along rachis; Flowers 1.5-3 mm in diameter. Petals 5, triangular to rhomboidal to almost orbicular, 0.7-1.4 by 0.5-0.9 mm, not punctate, claw 0.1-0.2 mm long, blade abruptly decurrent into claw, margin entire, pilose, apex rounded to acute, outside subpilose, inside (sub)glabrous; Stamens 8; Ovary 2-locular; Fruits not observed.


Asia-Tropical, Papua New Guinea in central mountain range present
Malesia: Papua New Guinea in central mountain range).


Schodde 2438 from Lake Kutubu has very large, sac-like domatia.


Radlk. 1933 – In: Engl., Pflanzenr. 98: 1278