Swietenioideae

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Swietenioideae

Description

Monoecious trees. Leaves pinnate, spi- rally arranged. Fruit a septifragal capsule with a central columella and seeds winged, or capsule subwoody or leathery with rudimentary columella and seeds unwinged but with a woody or corky outer layer.

Citation

T.D. Penn. & Styles - in Blumea. 1975: 511.