Archidendron calycinum

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Archidendron calycinum


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.


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


Nielsen 1984: p. 95. – In: Opera Bot.: f. 65, 66
Pulle 1952 – In: Reinwardtia: 81
De Wit 1942 – In: Bull. Bot. Gard. Buitenzorg: 264
Verdc. 1979: Manual New Guin. Legum.: 234