George E. Schatz - 1895 Decrease font Increase font Restore font
Current Determination
Tisonia coriacea Scott-Elliot Family: Salicaceae Determined By: 2008
Previous Determinations
Tisonia coriacea Scott-Elliot var. coriacea Family: Salicaceae Determined By: R.E. Gereau, 1989
Collection Information
Collectors George E. Schatz
Collector Team George E. Schatz
Collection Number 1895
Collection Date 10 Feb. 1988
Location Madagascar, Toamasina, Analanjirofo
Keywords Sahavary
Coordinate 15°18'S 049°52'E (-15.3000000, 49.8666667)
Elevation 50 - 400 m
Herbaria MO
Description Tree 20 m tall. Leaves just beginning to expand, glossy medium green above, pink tinted below. Inflorescences axillary ramiflorous; pendulous. The axes green, bracts and pedicel pink-red; sepals pink translucent with darker pink venation. Filaments white; anthers yellow. Style/ ovary white.
Locality 2-3 km E. of Sahavary which is 1-2 km E. of the Andranofotsy River and approx. 15 km NE of Maroantsetra. (Plants preserved in alcohol). With J. & S. Dransfield, D. Simpson, A. Henderson & N. Edmondson.
Projects: Madagascar

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