Archidendron calycinum

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Archidendron calycinum

Description

Single-stemmed shrub or small tree with terminal crown, up to 5 m high. Branchlets and stipules not seen. Leaves: Inflorescences cauliflorous, glabrous, consisting of densely clustered unbranched racemes, 3-6 cm; Flowers pentamerous, bisexual. Stamens c. 50 mm; Ovaries 3 or 4, glabrous.

Distribution

Asia-Tropical: New Guinea present, Digul present, Gulf Prov present
Malesia: New Guinea (? Digul&Gulf Prov.).

Citation

Nielsen - in Opera Bot. 1984: f. 65, 66
Pulle - in Reinwardtia. 1952: 81
De Wit - in Bull. Bot. Gard. Buitenzorg. 1942: 264
Verdc., Manual New Guin. Legum. 1979: 234