Arcangelisia tympanopoda

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Arcangelisia tympanopoda


Leaves apparently indistinguishable from those of A.flava, except for stomata (see notes under the genus).


Asia-Tropical: New Guinea present
Malesia: New Guinea.


The difference between the two forms of infructescence is remarkable. Since they both bear similar large-sized fruits, it must be concluded that they both belong to this species. The position on the plant, e.g. whether on older or younger stems, may determine the form of the infructescence.


FORMAN 1978 – In: Kew Bull.: 337