Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition

Secamone lineata Blume

Slender Vine
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Blume, C.L. von (1827) Bijdragen tot de Flora van Nederlandsch Indie No. 7 : 1051. Type: Java, Mt Salak, C. Blume; holo: L; iso: BO.


A slender vine not exceeding a stem diameter of 2 cm.


Twigs and petioles produce a milky exudate. Leaf blades about 5.5-11.5 x 2-5 cm, petioles about 1-2 cm long.


Flowers about 13-14 mm diam. on pedicels about 12-14 mm long. Sepals lanceolate, about 1.4 mm long. Corolla lobes reflexed, lanceolate, about 7 x 1.5 mm. Staminal corona about 2 x 2 mm. fide Forster (1996).


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Distribution and Ecology

Occurs in CYP. Altitudinal range in CYP from near sea level to 250 m. Grows in monsoon forest and vine thicket. Also occurs in Malesia.

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