Schefflera pes-avis R.Vig.
  • Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot.


This taxon is accepted by Araliaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Trees, to ca. 8 m tall, andromonoecious. Petiole 3-10 cm, slender; leaflets (3-)5(-7), elliptic, rarely obovate-elliptic, 4-10 × 1.5-4 cm, leathery, both surfaces glabrous, secondary veins 5-8 pairs, tertiary veins weakly impressed adaxially in dry material, base attenuate to cuneate or slightly rounded, margin entire, minutely revolute, rarely serrulate apically, apex acute to acuminate. Inflorescence a terminal panicle of umbels, glabrous; primary axis to 17 cm, secondary axes 2-12 cm, tertiary axes 1.5-5 cm, with a terminal umbel of hermaphroditic flowers and usually several lateral umbels of male flowers (caducous). Calyx glabrous. Ovary 5-carpellate; styles connate into a conic column; stigmas minutely capitate. Fruit subglobose to ellipsoid, 3-5 mm in diam., 5-ribbed when dry; styles persistent, 2-3 mm. Fl. Aug-Sep, fr. Oct-Jan.

  Bibliography

  • 1 Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot.

 Information From

Araliaceae
World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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Flora Of China @ efloras.org
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'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
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