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Gingersrus Database Taxon ID 4308

Tapeinochilos recurvatum

OLD NAME: Tapeinochilos recurvatum

NEW NAME: Tapeinochilos recurvatum


FULL SCIENTIFIC NAME: Tapeinochilos recurvatus K.Schum.

STATUS : accepted

CONTINENT: Malanesian

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Osia Gideon Monograph (NOTE: He spelled as T. recurvatum, not recurvatus): Listed as a terminal flowering species withrecurved bracts, bright or pale red to yellowish, apex acuminate, margins toward apex inflexed. Bracts herbaceous, capsule 14-20 seeds per fruit, seeds large 3.3 to 4.3 by 3.0 to 3.8 mm; bracts 50-74 mm long, endemic to Gogol Valley, Madang

R2697 came from Tom Wood.

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Tapeinochilos recurvatum