Aphloia (DC.) Benn.
  • Pl. Jav. Rar. 192. 1840.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Aphloia (DC.) Benn. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000002638. Accessed on: 11 Aug 2020'

Morphology

Stamens very numerous, free, inserted towards the edge of a slightly concave receptacle; filaments filiform; anthers small, introrse, dorsifixed near the base

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    Ovary sessile or shortly stipitate, 1-locular, the one parietal placenta with rather few horizontal ovules in 2 rows; stigma subsessile, large, peltate, with a median furrow

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    Fruit a fleshy berry with ± 6 discoid seeds; testa crustaceous, white, glossy.

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    Shrubs or trees, entirely glabrous

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    Leaves persistent, alternate, serrate or serrulate, rarely subentire, penninerved, petiolate; stipules minute, caducous

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    Flowers bisexual, axillary, solitary or in few-flowered racemes or fascicles, sweet-scented; bracts scale-like, minute; pedicels with 1–3 scaly bracteoles in the lower half

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    Sepals 4–5(–6), free except at the base, imbricate

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    Petals 0

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    Leaves petiolate, simple, more or less dentate-serrulate at the margins; stipules minute.

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    Shrubs or trees, entirely glabrous.

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    Sepals 4–6, free except at the base, imbricate.

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    Flowers bisexual, axillary, solitary, in few-flowered fascicles or racemes; bracts minute, scale-like; pedicels with 1–3 minute, scaly bracteoles in the lower half.

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    Petals 0.

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    Seeds discoid with a smooth crustaceous testa; endosperm fleshy.

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    Stamens very numerous, free, inserted towards the margin of a slightly concave receptacle.

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    Ovary sessile or very shortly stipitate, 1-locular with one parietal placenta; ovules rather few, in 2 rows, ± horizontal; stigma subsessile, large and peltate with a median furrow.

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    Fruit a fleshy berry with c. 6 seeds.

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     Information From

    Aphloiaceae
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    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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