Trigonachras cuspidata

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Trigonachras cuspidata


Tree up to 15 m high, dbh up to 40 cm. Leaves 1-4-jugate; Inflorescences seemingly terminal as the vegetative terminal bud is mostly shifted aside and suppressed, c. 12 cm long, sparsely branched, densely appressedly shortly brown hairy. Sepals broad-ovate, c. 1.5 by 2 mm, outside and inside sparsely hairy. Petals: Stamens 8; Fruits triangular-ellipsoid, 4-5 by 2-3 cm, stipitate and apicu-late or not, glabrous; Seeds c. 1.5 by 0.75 cm, brown;


Asia-Tropical: Philippines (Philippines present), Luzon present, Mindanao present
Malesia: Philippines (Luzon, Polillo, possibly also Mindanao).


Radlk. 1933 – In: Engl., Pflanzenr. 98: 1247
Radlk. 1933 – In: Engl., Pflanzenr. 98: 1246
Leenh. 1988 – In: Blumea: 210