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Current Determination
Tambourissa perrieri Drake Family: Monimiaceae Determined By: D.H. Lorence (PTBG), 1993
Previous Determinations
Tambourissa Sonn. Family: Monimiaceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors George E. Schatz
Collector Team George E. Schatz
Collection Number 2922
Collection Date 2-19 January 1990
Location Madagascar, Toamasina, Analanjirofo
Keywords Nosy Mangabe RS , MAD
Coordinate 15°30'S 049°46'E (-15.5000000, 49.7666600)
Elevation 0 - 330 m
Herbaria MO
Description Slender sparsely branched tree to 3 m tall; leaves dark green above, medium green below, the petiole yellowish to reddish; inflorescenses trunciflorous, the male flowers at base of trunk near ground (basiflorous), the female flowers higher on trunk 20-40 cm above ground; male flowers light green in bud, splitø ting open, the receptacle and anthers light orange yellow, smelling exactly like carambola (Averhoa carambola); female flowers green outside, with only a small opening, the receptacle and stigma red inside; photo; flowers pickled.
Locality Nosy Mangabe, a 520 hectare island in the Bay of Antongil, 5 km S of Maroantsetra.
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Projects: Madagascar

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