Neoalsomitra clavigera (M.Roem.) Hutch.
  • Ann. Bot. (Oxford)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Neoalsomitra clavigera (M.Roem.) Hutch. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000378628. Accessed on: 17 Oct 2021'

General Information

Herbs. Stem slender, much branched, pubescent or subglabrous. Leaf blade pedately 3-5-foliolate; petiole 1.5-2 cm, pubescent; leaflets abaxially pale green, adaxially green, oblong or oblong-lanceolate, median leaflet 7-14 × 3-7 cm, lateral leaflets smaller, 1- or 2-glandular, membranous or thinly papery, both surfaces pubescent along veins, lateral veins 4 or 5 pairs, base obtuse, apex acuminate; petiolule 0.5-1 cm, densely pubescent. Tendrils glabrous or pubescent, 2-fid. Male inflorescences paniculate, 12-30 cm, much branched; pedicel filiform, 4-8 mm, glabrous or pubescent; bracteole subulate-lanceolate, 1-2 mm, densely pubescent; calyx tube short; segments ovate-lanceolate to lanceolate-linear, ca. 2 × 1 mm, hirsute-pubescent; corolla white; segments ovate, 2-4 × 1.5-3 mm, abaxially densely pubescent, apex acute; filaments ca. 0.8 mm; anthers ovoid. Female flowers paniculate; calyx and corolla as in male flowers; ovary subcylindric, ca. 10 mm, pubescent; styles 3; stigma 2-lobed. Fruit capsular, cylindric, 4-8.5 × 1.5-2 cm, glabrous or pubescent, base obtuse, apex truncate, with numerous seeds. Seeds gray- or yellow-brown, substelliform, narrowly ovate, margin 4-7-dentate, 10-14 × 6-10 mm, both surfaces muriculate, apex with oblong, membranous, 15-22 × 6-8 mm wing. Fl. Sep-Nov, fr. Nov-Apr (following year).

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    Cucurbitaceae
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    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
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    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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