Arthrophyllum kjellbergii

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Arthrophyllum kjellbergii


Small tree, 10 m, branches c. 1 cm ø, young parts covered by rufous tomentum. Leaves clustered towards the ends of the branches, multijugate, 25-30 by 16 cm; Inflorescence a terminal cluster of c. 5-10 specialized branches (primary rays); Flowers known only in young bud. Fruit spheroidal, c. 5 by 4 mm, calyx and stylopodium prominent;


Asia-Tropical, Kendari present, SE. Celebes present
Malesia: SE. Celebes (Kendari).


The small leaves and relatively simple inflorescences are distinctive.