Vavaeeae

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Vavaeeae

Description

Trees or treelets with sympodial (‘Terminalia’-)branching. Leaves simple. Flowers mostly hermaphrodite. Staminal tube cylindrical or cyathiform; filaments partly free. Ovary locules 1–multi–ovulate. Fruit a berry. Seeds with thin sarcotesta; thin endosperm sometimes present; cotyledons plano-convex, collateral.

Taxonomy

Monotypic.

Citation

T.D.Penn. 1975 – In: Blumea. 464.