Leptaulus Benth.
  • Gen. Pl. 1: 344, 351. 1862.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2019): Leptaulus Benth. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000021204. Accessed on: 15 Dec 2019'

Morphology

Calyx deeply 5-lobed; lobes slightly imbricate.

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    Flowers bisexual, in subumbellate cymes or solitary.

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    Leaves alternate, entire, rather coriaceous.

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    Shrubs or small trees.

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    Stamens 5, alternating with the petals and adnate to them for most of their length.

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    Petals 5, united nearly to the apex, valvate with inflexed tips.

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    Ovary with a somewhat excentric style; stigma funnel-shaped.

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    Fruit an oblong-ellipsoid drupe.

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    Ovary unilocular; style filiform, slightly eccentric; stigma small; ovules 2, pendulous

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    Disk absent

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    Stamens 5, alternating with the petals; filaments adnate to the petal for most of their length; anthers oblong-ovate

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    Petals 5, united almost to their apex to form a narrow tube; free portions valvate and reflexed

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    Sepals 5, united at base, slightly imbricate

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    Flowers solitary or in subumbellate cymes, shortly pedicellate, hermaphrodite, regular

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    Leaves alternate, entire, coriaceous, penninerved; secondary veins arcuate, anastomosing Inflorescence axillary or subaxillary or leaf-opposed

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    Small trees or shrubs

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    Fruit a drupe, oblong-ellipsoid; endocarp woody; seed large.

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      Bibliography

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    Cardiopteridaceae
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    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FTEA
    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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