Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Casearia grewiifolia var. gelonioides (Blume) Sleumer ex Jessup
Jessup, L.W. (1982) Flora of Australia 8: 83.
Bark rather hard to cut and blaze distinctly layered. Brownish brittle textured stripes usually visible in the inner blaze.
Fruits about 25-40 mm long.
Cotyledons about 15 x 12-15 mm with streaky oil dots. At the tenth leaf stage: oil dots easily visible with a lens, mainly streaky; stipules small, triangular. Seed germination time 19 days.
Distribution and Ecology
Occurs in CYP and NEQ. Altitudinal range from near sea level to 200 m. Grows in well developed lowland rain forest and gallery forest. Also occurs in SE Asia, Malesia and the Solomon Islands.
Casearia hexagona var. gelonioides Blume, Mus. Bot. 1: 255(1850), Type: Timor.
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