Wrightia dubia

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Wrightia dubia

Description

Shrub or small tree to 3 m tall. Branchlets glabrous or sparsely puberulent, becoming glabrous and lenticellate. Leaves: Inflorescence 2.5-4.5 cm long; Flowers inodorous. Sepals ovate, 1.3-3 by 1.3-2 mm, 1.1-1.3 times as long as wide, apex acute to obtuse; Stamens inserted at 0.3-0.4 of tube length from base, completely included in the tube; Fruit of paired follicles; Seeds linear;

Distribution

Asia-Tropical: Cambodia (Cambodia present); Laos (Laos present); Malaya (Peninsular Malaysia present, Singapore present); Thailand (Thailand present); Vietnam (Vietnam present)
Thailand, Cambodia, LaosVietnam; in Malesia: Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore.

Citation

Ridl. - in Fl. Malay Penins. 1923: 355
I.M. Turner - in Gard. Bull. Singapore. 1997: 131
King & Gamble - in J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal. 1907: 465
Ngan - in Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 1965: 172
D.J. Middleton - in Fl. Thailand. 1999: 83
D.J. Middleton - in Harvard Pap. Bot. 2005: 164
Kerr - in Craib, Fl. Siam. 2. 1939: 456
Hook.f. - in Fl. Brit. India. 1882: 656
Whitmore - in Tree Fl. Malaya. 1973: 24
Burkill - in J. Straits Branch Roy. Asiat. Soc. 1916: 258
Kress et al., Checklist Pl. Myanmar. 2003: 150
Miq. - in Fl. Ned. Ind. 1857: 442
Lý - in Feddes Repert. 1986: 622
Lý - in Feddes Repert. 1986: 622