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Litsea machiloides Yang et P. H. Huang


Description from Flora of China

Evergreen trees, ca. 13 m tall. Branchlets covered with gray-yellow pubescence. Leaves clustered toward apex of branchlet, subverticillate; petiole ca. 1 cm, gray-yellow pubescent; leaf blade long lanceolate or ovate-long lanceolate, 13-22 × 2.2-3.2 cm, gray pubescent abaxially, glabrous and shiny adaxially, pinninerved, lateral veins 14-19 pairs, transverse veinlets slightly prominent abaxially, base attenuate, apex acuminate or long acuminate and slightly curved. Umbels axillary or lateral, solitary or clustered toward apex of branchlet, male umbel 4-flowered; peduncle lacking. Male flowers: perianth segments 6, long ovate; fertile stamens 9; filaments pubescent at base, of 3rd whorls each with 2 peltate glands at base; rudimentary pistil lacking. Fruit ellipsoid or obovoid-ellipsoid, ca. 13 × 6 mm, seated on discoid perianth tube; fruiting pedicel stout and short, 2-3 mm, pubescent. Fl. Jul-Aug, fr. Dec.

● Shady places in valleys; ca. 500 m. W Guangdong (Gaoyao).

生活型: 乔木

栽培植物: 野生

特征: 乔木;

花期: 6--7

生境: 见于九坑林中

用途: 木材供建筑,家具用材,种子油供工业用

门中名: 种子植物门

亚门中名: 被子植物亚门

纲中名: 双子叶植物纲

中文别名: 毛叶木姜、毛丹


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