[Taxacom] Plant Family ID sought (Atlantic forest, Bahia, Brazil)
andrevanproosdij at hotmail.com
Tue Dec 15 04:43:59 CST 2009
I'm not familiar with Brazilian plants. However, the pictures look like a species of Diospyros (Ebenaceae) we found in French Guiana. It's different, but probably the same genus.
Good luck and kind regards,
Ir. A.S.J. van Proosdij
> From: popovkin at gmail.com
> Date: Tue, 15 Dec 2009 05:46:44 -0300
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> Subject: [Taxacom] Plant Family ID sought (Atlantic forest, Bahia, Brazil)
> Small tree, 4-5 m, with leafy branches concentrated at the top. Leaves
> simple and alternate; inflorescences in axillate panicles, with pistillate
> flowers, both 5- and 6-merous.
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