Piper lucigaudens C. DC.
  • Smithsonian Misc. Collect.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Piper lucigaudens C. DC. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001092163. Accessed on: 09 Jul 2020'

General Information

A shrub or small tree, up to 3-4 m. tall, nodose; flowering internodes somewhat zigzag, slender and rather short, granular, sparingly crisp-pubescent; leaves elliptic or elliptic-oblanceolate; the midrib somewhat nearer one side, apex narrowly atten- uately acuminate, base inequilateral, one side 2-5 mm. shorter, acute or the longer side more rounded and obtusish, 4-6 cm. wide X 13-17 cm. long, somewhat scabrous, pinnately nerved from the lower half, the nerves 4-5 on each side, with cross-connecting-anastomosing nervules, glabrous above, hirsute along the nerves beneath, the hairs suberect, mostly 0.5 mm. or more long, drying papery, green above, paler and glandular-dotted beneath, translucent; petiole about 5 plus 2-5 mm. long, somewhat hirsute, vaginate at the base; spikes as yet young, 2-3 mm. thick X 8-10 cm. long, peduncle up to 1 cm. long, granular, glabrous; bracts rounded- or triangular-subpeltate, narrowly and sparsely fringed; ovary or fruit not developed.

  • Provided by: [A].Flora de Panama
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    Habit

    shrub tree

  • Provided by: [A].Flora de Panama
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    • 1
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Panama.

  • Provided by: [A].Flora de Panama
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    • 1
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     Information From

    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
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Global Tree Assessment
    http://www.bgci.org/
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • B Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    https://www.iucnredlist.org/
    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
    • C See IUCN Terms and conditions of use http://www.iucnredlist.org/info/terms-of-use
    International Union for Conservation of Nature
    https://www.iucn.org/
    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
    • D All Rights Reserved
    Piperaceae
    • E CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • F CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).