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Monandrodendron peruvianum Mansf.

Mansfeld R (1931) Eine zweite Art der Gattung Monandrodendron in Repertorium specierum novarum regni vegetabilis, Selbstverlag des Herausgebers, Dahlem bei Berlin: Vol. 29, Nr. 781/790: 11

Types

Holotype: Killip & Smith 25968 at US

Isotypes: Killip & Smith 25968 at F, IAN, NY, US

Syntypes: None specified

Protologue

Arbor 6-8m alta;
Ramuli adpresse brunneo-villosuli, postea glabrescentes;
Foliorum lamina 8-15 cm longa, 3-6 cm lata, ovato-elliptica vel oblongo-elliptica, apice acuminata, basi subrotundata, margine minute serrulata vel subintequa, supra sparse, subtus dense puberula, postea +/- glabrescens;
Petiolus 0,5-1 cm longus, brunneo-villosulus;
Stipulae circ. 0,3 mm longae, subsetiformes deciduae;
Inflorescentiae in axillis foliorum fasciculatae, subracemosae, circ. 3-3,5 cm longae, pedunculo communi satis dense brunneo-piloso; Pedicellus circ. 1,8 mm longus, gracilis;
Sepala late ovata, obtusa, glabra, 1 mm longa, basi 1 mm lata; Discus annularis 0,9 mm diam.
Stamen 0,7 mm longum;
Ovarium globosum, dense brunneo-pilosum, stylis 3 basi brevissime connatis, 0,7 mm altum.

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Distribution

Pichis Trail, San Nicolas, Peru


Habitat

Dense forest

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