Home Flora of Panama (WFO)
Name Search
Markup OCR Documents
!!Podocarpus L'Hér. ex Pers. Search in The Plant ListSearch in IPNISearch in Australian Plant Name IndexSearch in Index Nominum Genericorum (ING)Search in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical Garden Decrease font Increase font Restore font
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 10/16/2012)
 

Flora Data (Last Modified On 10/16/2012)
Genus PODOCARPUS
PlaceOfPublication Syn. P1. 2:580. 1807
Reference Nageia Gaertn. Fruct. & Sem. 191. 1788, in part.
Description Shrubs to tall trees. Leaves spiral (in Panama), laminate, coriaceous, muc- ronate. Strobili dioecious: the staminate terminal or in the axils of the upper leaves, solitary or clustered, cone-like, sporophylls spiral, each bearing 2 micro- sporangia; the ovulate a small bracted spike bearing 1-2 terminal, inverted, naked ovules. Fruit drupaceous, usually fairly large.
 
 
© 2014 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110