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Current Determination
Beilschmiedia rugosa van der Werff Family: Lauraceae Determined By: H. van der Werff (MO), 2002
Previous Determinations
Beilschmiedia rugosa van der Werff Family: Lauraceae Determined By: H. van der Werff (MO), 2002
Apollonias velutina Kosterm. Family: Lauraceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors Dan Turk, J. Randrianasolo & Justin Solo
Collector Team Dan Turk
J. Randrianasolo
Justin Solo
Collection Number 288
Collection Date 9 February 1993
Location Madagascar, Fianarantsoa, Vatovavy-Fitovinany
Keywords Ranomafana PN , ver
Coordinate 21°15'30"S 047°25'00"E (-21.2583300, 47.4166600)
Elevation 950 - 1150 m
Herbaria MO
Description Tree 20 m tall; new leaves light green above and below, with yellow-tan pubescence along veins, especially below; older leaves picked up off ground; tan pubescence on axes of inflorescences, and young stems, more reddish on young stems; tepals very light green; anthers yellow; same species as DT 205 collected in fruit; trail B 845 m; permanent number 701; local name "Sarivanana vaventiravina".
Locality Ranomafana National Park, parcelle 3; S of National Road 25 at 7 km W of Ranomafana; Talatakely trail system; moist montane forest characterized by trees of Weinmannia spp., MONIMIACEAE (Tambourissa, Decarydendron, Ephippiandra), LAURACEAE (primarily Ocotea and Cryptocarya); understory with abundant Psychotria spp., Oncostemum spp., and Cyathea spp.
Projects: Madagascar

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TURK - 288 - Madagascar

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