Calophyllum inophyllum L.

  • Kingdom

    Plantae

  • Division

    Magnoliophyta

  • Order

    Malpighiales

  • Family

    Calophyllaceae

  • All Determinations

    Calophyllum inophyllum L.

The New York Botanical Garden
Plants of Madagascar
Clusiaceae
Calophyllum inophyllum
Madagascar, Toamasina Province, Brickaville District.
Hotel Pangalan on Lake Ampitabe, west of
Andranokoditra.
18°35.76rS, 49°14.090'E
Tree, 6 m tall. Growing on sandy beach. Numerous
stamens with bright golden yellow anthers and pale
yellow filaments. 5 reflexed, cup-like petals, 4 similar
sepals but of 2 different sizes, white. Stigma disc-shaped,
equal in length to stamens. Yellow latex present on cut
stems and bark. Silica sample deposited in NYBG
Cullman Lab tissue collection.
9 January 2003
S. K. Pell, J. D. Mitchell, A. Randrianasolo 601
01138709