Arthrophyllum papyraceum

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Arthrophyllum papyraceum


Shrub, rufous-tomentose on the young parts. Leaves alternate, imparipinnate; Inflorescence a terminal compound umbel; Petals 5, c. 2 mm long in bud. Stamens 5, anthers curved. Ovary turbinate, glabrous, obscurely ribbed. Fruit unknown.


Asia-Tropical, E. Sumatra present, East Coast Res. near Aek Sordang present
Malesia: E. Sumatra (East Coast Res. near Aek Sordang), one collection.


Known from a single collection (with no duplicates) this species resembles 12. A. maingayi in its simple inflorescence, and the few pinnae of its foliage leaves. However, the large size of the leaflets precludes its inclusion in that species.