Malmea R.E. Fr.
  • Ark. Bot. 5: 3. 1905. (18 Oct 1905)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Malmea R.E. Fr. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000022965. Accessed on: 04 Aug 2020'

General Information

Trees and shrubs. Flowers medium-sized or large, in few- to several-flowered inflorescences opposite the leaves, or rarely pseudo-axillary; pedicels articulated immediately above a nearly basal bract and bearing another bract above the artic- ulation. Sepals small, with thin margins, imbricate in bud. Petals much longer than the sepals, more or less blackening when dried, orbicular-elliptic, imbricate in bud, their margins thin and more or less crispate. Stamens very numerous, the connective expanded above the anther into a truncate disk; pollen sacs not locellate. Carpels numerous, containing 1 basal, erect ovule. Monocarps free, stipitate, 1-seeded.

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    Habit

    Trees and shrubs

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    Distribution

    Twelve species are known of this genus, 8 inhabiting Ecuador, the Ama- zonian region and Guiana; 1 is native to Bahia, and 3 are found in Central America (Mexico to Panama). Only 1 species is recorded from Panama.

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     Information From

    Annonaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    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
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).