Corpus ID: 86563589

New account of the genus Knema (Myristicaceae)

  title={New account of the genus Knema (Myristicaceae)},
  author={W. O. Wilde},
  • W. O. Wilde
  • Published 1979
  • Biology
  • Blumea
  • A tentative subdivision of Knema into 12 series, containing 83 species. The series and species are mainly defined by the shape of the mature male flower bud (perianth) and the androecium, with in addition various vegetative characters primarily concerning the tomentum of the apical part of the twigs, of the lower leaf surface, and of the flowers. This subdivision into series is partly fairly differing from the division into groups poposed by Sinclair in Gard. Bull. Sing. 16 (1958) and 18 (1961… CONTINUE READING
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