Claoxylon indicum (Reinw. ex Blume) Hassk.
  • Cat. Hort. Bot. Bogor.

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Claoxylon indicum (Reinw. ex Blume) Hassk. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 30 Nov 2020'

General Information

Shrubs or small trees, 3-12 m tall, dioecious. Branchlets gray tomentulose. Petiole 5-15 cm, with 2 glands; leaf blade ovate to broadly ovate, 10-22 × 6-13 cm, papery, both surfaces pilose, base cuneate to obtuse or slightly oblique, margin crenulate or dentate, apex acute or obtuse. Male inflorescences 10-30 cm, tomentulose; bracts triangular, ca. 2 mm. Male flowers 3-7 per bract; pedicel ca. 4 mm; sepals 3 or 4, ca. 3 mm, pilose; stamens 15-25; interstaminal glands ca. 0.5 mm. Female inflorescences 5-20 cm. Female flowers often 1 per bract; sepals 3, subtriangular, tomentulose; disk 3-lobed or sinuous; ovary globose, tomentose; styles 3, ca. 2 mm, plumose. Capsule 3-lobed, 7-8 mm in diam., tomentulose, sutures raised. Seeds subglobose; testa red. Fl. and fr. Mar-Dec.

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    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Global Tree Search
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at Accessed on 30/11/2018.
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