Gymnacranthera bancana

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Gymnacranthera bancana


Tree 15-40 m. Leaves coriaceous, elliptic to lanceolate, 18—42 by 7.5—19 cm, base short-attenuate to rounded or subcordate, apex acute(-acuminate), margin often revolute; Inflorescences paniculate, with hairs 1-2 mm long; Flowers rusty pubescent inside and outside, hairs 0.2- 0.3 mm long. Fruits 2-8 per infructescence, ellipsoid(-oblong), 2.2- 3.5 by 1.5-2.2 cm, with rusty hairs 0.3(-0.5) mm long;


Aceh present, Asia-Tropical: Borneo present (Brunei present, Sarawak present); Malaya (Peninsular Malaysia present, Singapore present); Sumatera (Sumatera present), Bangka present, Indragiri present, Jambi present, Johore present, Malaysia present, Palembang present, Riau present
MalaysiaSumatra (Aceh, Indragiri, Jambi, Palembang, Bangka, Riau), Peninsular Malaysia (Johore), Singapore, Borneo (Sarawak, Brunei).


R.T.A. Schouten 1986: p. 463. – In: Blumea: f. 3a-f. 4
King 1891: p. 297. – In: Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. Calc.: pl. 124 ter.
W.J. de Wilde 2000 – In: Tree Fl. Sabah & Sarawak: 345
Ridl. 1924 – In: Fl. Malay Penins.: 61
J. Sinclair 1958: p. 436. – In: Gard. Bull. Sing.: 99
J. Sinclair 1958 – In: Gard. Bull. Sing.: 100
Warb. 1897: Mon. Myrist.: 518
Gamble 1912 – In: Mat. Fl. Malay Penins.: 223