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Published In: Bulletin of Botanical Research, Harbin 13(1): 47. 1993. (Bull. Bot. Res., Harbin) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/25/2012)
Acceptance : Accepted
Taxon Profile     (Last Modified On 1/5/2021)
Description: Andromonoecious, unarmed, nearly glabrous, terrestrial, deciduous trees. Stems well branched, leptocaulous, with both long and short shoots. Leaves alternate, petiolate, the bases stipulate and adnate; blades palmately compound; leaflets (3 or)5–7(–9), obovate or oblong to elliptic, chartaceous, the margins serrulate to aristate-toothed, petiolulate. Inflorescence terminal, a corymbose panicle of umbels with a short primary axis, ultimate units umbellules; bracts caducuous, triangular; pedicels relatively short and slender, unarticulated. Calyx lobes 5, triangularly toothed; petals 5, valvate, free; stamens 5; carpels 2, ovary inferior, styles connate, disc convex. Fruits drupes, glabrous, globose, transversely compressed laterally; endocarp crustaceous. Endosperm uniform. 2n = 48.
Distribution: Asia (Japan and Central China).
Notes: Chengiopanax is a genus of 2 species.

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