Ctenolophonaceae Exell & Mendonça
  • Consp. Fl. Angol. 1: 248, 392. 1951. (20 Aug 1951)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Ctenolophonaceae Exell & Mendonça. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-7000000159. Accessed on: 21 Oct 2021'

Morphology

Trees

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    Seed pendulous from the slender free central axis, nearly covered by a fibrous comb-like aril

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    Leaves opposite, undivided, oblong-elliptic, acuminate, pinnately nerved, coriaceous; stipules interpetiolar, united in pairs, deciduous

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    Flowers hermaphrodite, actinomorphic; in short terminal panicles; bracts very small and caducous

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    Sepals 5, rounded, broadly elliptic, imbricate

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    Petals 5, free, oblong, imbricate

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    Stamens 10, hypogynous; filaments free, alternately shorter; anthers 2-celled, introrse, opening lengthwise

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    Ovary superior, 2-celled; style 2-fid at the apex; ovules 2 in each cell, collateral, pendulous from a rather long funicle attached to the central axis

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    Fruit woody, 1-seeded, splitting unilaterally

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    Included Genus

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    Ctenolophonaceae
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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