Kopsia dasyrachis

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Kopsia dasyrachis


Tree to 10 m tall, to 46 cm dbh. Bark grey or yellow, smooth; Branchlets glabrous, sparsely lenticellate, weakly winged. Leaves: Inflorescence with dichasial branching followed by cincinnate branches, 10.7-20 cm long with axes 7-16 cm long and branches 2-2.3 mm wide, densely puberulent; Sepals oblong, 2.3-3.7 by 1.4-2.2 mm, 1.6-1.75 times as long as wide, apex rounded to obtuse, ciliate, densely puberulent outside, glabrous inside. Stamens inserted 19-21 mm from corolla base which is c. 0.7 of corolla tube length in rehydrated flowers; Ovaries 0.9-1.5 mm high, densely pubescent on top or densely pubescent all over; Fruit sparsely puberulent, with a blunt hooked spur, 12-17 by 5.4-6 by 7-10 mm, spur 3.5-6 mm long.


Asia-Tropical: Borneo present (Sabah present)
Malesia: Borneo (Sabah).


Sévenet et al. 1994 – In: J. Ethno-pharmacol.: 151
Masam. 1942: Enum. Phan. Born.: 620
Ridl. 2004 – In: Tree Fl. Sabah & Sarawak: 37
D.J. Middleton 2004 – In: Harvard Pap. Bot.: 100
Markgr. 1973 – In: Blumea: 424
Sleesen 1959 – In: Fl. Mal. Misc. Rec.: 8