Trisha Shetty

Emmenosperma

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Kingdom  Plantae
Rank  Genus
Family  Rhamnaceae
Order  Rosales
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Similar  Emmenosperma alphitonioides, Adolphia, Trymalium

Emmenosperma is a small genus of mostly tropical trees in the Buckthorn family, Rhamnaceae.

The name comes from the Greek "emmeno" meaning (I cleave) and "sperma", (seed). It refers to the seeds remaining after the fruit valves have fallen away.

The following species are recognised:

  • Emmenosperma alphitonioides F.Muell. Australia
  • Emmenosperma cunninghamii Benth.
  • Emmenosperma micropetalum (A.C.Sm.) M.C.Johnst.
  • Emmenosperma pancherianum Baill.
  • Emmenosperma papuanum (Merr. & L.M.Perry) M.C.Johnst.
  • References

    Emmenosperma Wikipedia


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