Spirolobium cambodianum

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Spirolobium cambodianum


Small shrub to 2 m tall. Branchlets sparsely puberulent, more rarely glabrous or densely puberulent. Leaves: Inflorescence axes pubescent. Sepals 2.5-6.4 mm long, 0.7-1 mm wide at base, narrower for most of length; Stamens inserted at point where corolla tube widens; Ovaries 0.9-1 mm long; Fruit 8.5-19 cm by 2.2-3.5 mm. Seeds 4-9 by 0.8-1.4 mm;


Anambas Islands present, Asia-Tropical: Borneo present; Cambodia (Cambodia present); Laos (Laos present); Malaya (Peninsular Malaysia present); Thailand (Thailand present); Vietnam (Vietnam present), Langkawi present, Perlis present, West Kalimantan present
Thailand, LaosCambodia, Vietnam; in Malesia: Peninsular Malaysia (Langkawi, Perlis), Borneo (West Kalimantan, Anambas Islands).


This species is particularly variable in leaf shape and size. The occurrence of this species in Borneo is known only from a spirit collection in BO from West Kalimantan.


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Kerr 1939 – In: Craib, Fl. Siam. 2: 451
Pit. 1933 – In: Lecomte, Fl. Indo-Chine 3: 1166
Whitmore 1973 – In: Tree Fl. Malaya: 5
Steenis 1948 – In: Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg: 408
Ridl. 1923 – In: Fl. Malay Penins.: 349
D.J. Middleton 1999 – In: Fl. Thailand: 76
Lý 1986 – In: Feddes Repert.: 619