Cremastosperma R.E. Fr.
  • Acta Horti Berg. 10: 46. 1931.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Cremastosperma R.E. Fr. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000009633. Accessed on: 28 Feb 2020'

General Information

Shrubs or trees with 1, rarely 2, axillary flowers, or sometimes cauliflorous. Flowers medium-sized, generally glabrous; pedicels articulate above the base, nearly always with one small bract above the articulation. Sepals free, imbricate in bud, with thin, ciliolate margins. Petals much longer than the calyx, rigid, imbricate, with thin edges. Stamens numerous, the connective expanded above the anther into a disk. Carpels several; ovule 1, attached close to the upper end of the ovary and pendulous, or sometimes located lower down, even near the base and then erect. Monocarps free, stipitate, 1-seeded.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
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    • 1
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    Habit

    Shrubs or trees

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 1
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Seventeen species are known, inhabiting the most tropical parts of South America, from Panama and Colombia to Peru, Bolivia, Amazonian Brazil and French Guiana. Only one species is known from Panama.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 1
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     Information From

    Annonaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    MBG Floras Images
    http://www.tropicos.org/ImageSearch.aspx
    Flora images. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2018.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora de Panama
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/PAC
    Robert E. Woodson, Jr. and Robert W. Schery Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Vol. 67, No. 4 (1980), pp. ii-xxxiii
    • C Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).