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Pandanus pugnax (Pandanaceae)

Pandanus pugnax

8 avril 2012 ()
Callmander - 1035 - Malaysia © Martin Callmander / Tropicos
Callmander - 1035 - Malaysia © Martin Callmander / Tropicos
Callmander - 1035 - Malaysia © Martin Callmander / Tropicos
Callmander - 1035 - Malaysia © Martin Callmander / Tropicos
Callmander - 1035 - Malaysia © Martin Callmander / Tropicos
Callmander - 1035 - Malaysia © Martin Callmander / Tropicos
Callmander - 1035 - Malaysia © Martin Callmander / Tropicos

Sub-acaulescent Pandan with one clump of long leaves (c. 3.5 m in length), sometimes short trunk, 10-15 cm with proproots, stem 2.5 cm in diam. Leaves glaucous, somehow blue on the dorsal side; prickles on midvein yellow, retrose. Infrutescence on a very long peduncle, c. 1.3 x 85 cm, straight. Fruit a syncarp, bright red when ripped, fleshy, oblong, 4.5 x 10 cm; drupe 0.8 x 1.3 with a flat apex; stigma horizontal, reniform, c. 1mm wide. Collected with S. Buerki, C. Davidson, S. Christoph, Postar Miun, Jeisin Jumian & Nur Adillah.

Martin W. Callmander & et al.