Transactions Volume 26-30

Transactions Volume 26-30

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1875 edition. Excerpt: ...Bras. Mim. Hab. Tropical and subtropical South America: South Brazil. VII. Xtlia, Benth. Benth. et Hook. Gen. PI. i. 594. I had not observed the glands at the tips of the anthers, which usually fall off as soon as the flower opens. They are, however, rather large, on a long stipes. The genus must therefore be transferred from the Eumimoseae to the Adenantherese. 1. X. Dolabriformis, Benth.! in Sook. Journ. Bot. iv. 417; Bedd. Fl. Sylv. 1.186. Mimosa xylocarpa, Roxb.! Corom. PI. i. 68,1.100. Acacia xylocarpa, Willd. Spec. iv. 1055. Inga xylocarpa, DC.! Prod. ii. 439. Mimosa Acle, Blanco, Fl. Filip. 738, ed. 2. 509. Inga lignosa, Grah.! in Wall. Cat. Herb. Ind. n. 5278. Inga dolabriformis, Grah.! I. c. n. 5279. Hab. Tropical Africa, East India, and the Indian archipelago. VIII. Stryphnodendron, Mart. Benth. et Hook. Gen. PI. i. 590. Leaflets mostly alternate in all the species except S. coriaceum, in which many of them are opposite, but not constantly so, as in Piptadenia. 1. S. Coriaceum, Benth.! in Mart. Fl. Bras. Mim. Ramuli crassi, fusco-tomentelli. Pinnae 2-3-jugae; soliola 4-6 juga, oblique ovata, suborbiculata, subcordata, f-lj pollicaria, demum coriacea, glabra. Corolla calyce pubescente duplo longior. Legumen 4-5-pollicare. Hab. Tropical America: Brazil, prov. Bahia and Minas Geraes. 2. S. Barbatimam, Mart.! Herb. Fl. Bras. 117. Ramuli crassi, rufo-tomentelli. Pinnae 5-8 jugae; foliola 6-8 juga, oblique ovata v. orbiculata, subtus basi saepe barbata, -lj-pollicaria. Corolla calyce glabro plus triplo longior. Legumen 2-3-pollicare.--Fl. Bras. Mvm. Acacia adstringens, Mart.! Reise, i. 548. Mimosa Barba-de-Timam, Vell. Fl. Flum. Ic. xi. t. 7. Hab. Tropical America: Brazil, proy. Minas Geraes and San Paolo. 3. S. Polyphyllum, .show more

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