Home Flora de Nicaragua
Home
Name Search
Families
Clidemia hammelii Almeda Search in The Plant ListSearch in IPNISearch in Australian Plant Name IndexSearch in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelleSearch in Type Specimen Register of the U.S. National HerbariumSearch in Virtual Herbaria AustriaSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical Garden Decrease font Increase font Restore font
 

Published In: Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Series 4, 46(5): 140–144, f. 2. 1989. (9 Mar 1989) (Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci., ser. 4,) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/3/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2009)

 

Export To PDF Export To Word
Clidemia hammelii Almeda, Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci., ser. 4, 46: 140. 1989
Arbustos or small trees, 1–5 m de alto; young ramitas and inflorescencias with a moderadamente to dense understory of stellate-furfuraceous or short-asperous headed hairs surpassed by sparse to moderate covering of smooth spreading simple hairs 2—3.5 mm de largo, usually entremezclados con early deciduous asperous-headed hairs. Hojas elliptic, 8--29 cm de largo y 6.1—14.5 cm de ancho, ápice long-acuminado, base acute to cuneate, margen entire to inconspicuously crenulate, haz moderadamente strigose to subhirsute with smooth simple hairs, mostly 1—2 mm de largo, envez moderately hirsute with a mixture of smooth, simple hairs 1—2.5 mm de largo and minute glandular hairs, the latter primarily on the venation, 5—7 nervias or 5—7-pli-nerved, typically with pocket domatia formed in angle between median vein and each of the 2 proximal lateral veins. Inflorescencia modified dichasium pseudolateral 2–6 cm de largo, flores 5-meras, con pedicelos 1—2.5 mm de largo, bractéolas angostamente lanceoladas to subulate, 1.5—2.5 mm de largo y 0.5 mm de ancho, sometimes fused, persistentes; hypanthium with a sparse understory of sessile stelluate-furfuraceous hairs surpassed by moderate to sparse covering of spreading, smooth, simple hairs 0.5—2 mm de largo; cáliz closed in bud and crowned by apiculum ca 0.5 mm de largo, rupturing irregularly at anthesis into 3—5 hyaline, persistent, rounded lobes ca 0.5 mm de largo, los dientes exteriores subulados, 0.5—1 mm de largo; pétalos oblongos, 3—3.5 mm de largo y 1—1.5 mm de ancho, glabros, blancos or pale pink; filamentos 1.5--2 mm de largo, tecas 1—1.5 (--1.75) mm de largo con un poro inclinado somewhat dorsally, amarillo, conectivo simple; ovario 5-locular, completamente ínfero, collar apical 0.5 mm de largo,glandular-puberulent. Baya 5–7 mm de diámetro, dark purple cuando madura; semillas 0.5 mm de largo, densely papillate
Rare, known from two collections from Southeast Nicaragua; 50—200 m; fl sep, young fr ene, sep; Rueda 8573, 10093; Nicaragua to Ecuador.
 


 

 
 
© 2014 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110