Rhodamnia arenaria N.Snow
Snow, N. (2007) Systematic Botany Monographs 82: 22-25. Type: Australia. Queensland: Cook District, Silver Plains - Goanna Creek Rd, Nov 1956, L. J. Webb 3194 (holotype: BRI-2 sheets, flower fragments, photos: GREE).
Petioles 5-9 mm long, sparsely short-sericeous becoming glabrous, brown to black, adaxially deeply channeled. Leaf blades 4.5-14.0 cm long, 1.8-6.0 (-9.0) cm wide, elliptic, ovate to (rarely) widely ovate, discolorous or slightly dis colorous, base cuneate or rarely rounded, apex acute or rarely obtuse, the tip obtuse or acute; margin flat; upper surface glabrous to glabrescent, oil glands absent, midvein impressed; under surface glabrous (except sometimes hoary in minute whitish patches), oil glands abundant; lateral primary veins prominent, 5-9 (-13) mm from mar gin at midpoint of leaf; intramarginal vein indistinct, 0.8-2.4 mm from margin at midpoint of leaf.
Inflorescence in fascicles on branches. Flower pedicels erect or drooping, 2-4.5 mm long, sparsely and shortly sericeous. Bracteoles 2, opposite, steeply ascending, 0.5-0.8 mm long, 0.3-0.5 mm wide, triangular, sparsely sericeous, midrib absent. Hypanthium 1.5-1.8 mm long, cupulate, sparsely and shortly sericeous, oil glands common. Calyx lobes 1-1.2 mm long, broadly rounded, apex obtuse, green or whitish. Petals 3-4.5 mm long, 3-4 mm wide, obovate, widely obovate, or oblate, white, glabrous, oil glands sparse. Stamens ca. 60-75; staminal disk glabrous; filaments 2.5-3.5 mm long; anther sacs 0.7-1.0 mm long, sub cylindrical, basifixed, connective apex with a single oil gland. Ovary apex glabrous; style 3-5 mm long, glabrous; placenta linear; ovules ca. 25-30 per placenta.
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