Anodendron

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Anodendron

Description

Climbers or scramblers; Leaves opposite, those of a pair equal; Inflorescence of axillary and/or terminal cymes, often forming panicles; Sepal lobes free; Stamens included in the corolla tube, attached in a ring to the style head; Fruit of paired follicles; Seeds beaked, grain narrow ovate or elliptic, flattened;

Distribution

from India, Japan and China southwards to Vanuatu present
17 species from India, Japan and China southwards to Vanuatu.

Citation

Pit. - in Lecomte, Fl. Indo-Chine 3. 1933: 1229
A.DC. - in Dassan. (ed.), Revis. Handb. Fl. Ceylon 4. 1983: 69
A.DC. - in PROSEA. 2003: 75
D.J. Middleton - in Tree Fl. Sabah & Sarawak. 2004: 7
Backer & Bakh.f. - in Fl. Java. 1965: 236
H. Huber - in Abeyw. (ed.), Revis. Handb. Fl. Ceylon 1. 1973: 26
D.J. Middleton - in Blumea. 1996: 38
A.DC. - in Fl. Thailand. 1999: 127