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Current Determination
Sloanea rhodantha (Baker) Capuron var. rhodantha Family: Elaeocarpaceae Determined By: L. Dorr (US), 1998
Previous Determinations
!Sloanea L. Family: Elaeocarpaceae Determined By:
Sloanea rhodantha (Baker) Capuron Family: Elaeocarpaceae Determined By: G.E. Schatz, 1992 1992
Collection Information
Collectors George E. Schatz
Collector Team George E. Schatz
Collection Number 1727
Collection Date 28 October 1987
Location Madagascar, Fianarantsoa, Vatovavy-Fitovinany
Keywords Ranomafana PN , MAD
Coordinate 21°16'S 047°25'E (-21.2666600, 47.4166600)
Elevation 800 m
Herbaria MO, TAN
Description Tree 25 m tall, several individuals left in pasture from original forest ca. 800 m alt. Leaves dark green above, lighter below. Calyx green to red at lobe apices. Petals orange-red to yellow at base. Stamens yellowish-green. Fruit brown, splitting open to reveal brown seeds with orange arils. Photo. Seeds for germination.
Locality 7 km W of Ranomafana S of the Namorona River at Duke University Primate Center study site and along road N of river. Eastern Domain.
Projects: Madagascar

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MO MO-2096000 3589493 sheet

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