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Celastrilex

Genus Celastrilex Doweld Phytotaxa, 388(2): 186. 15 Jan 2019
Name
Celastrilex
Rank
Genus
Authors (Pub.)
Doweld A. B.  
Publication
New names for Ilex and Ilexpollenites (Aquifoliaceae), extant and fossil. Notulae Systematicae ad Palaeofloram Europaeam spectantes II. Aquifoliaceae [2019/1]
Journal
Phytotaxa
Volume
388
Issue
2
Page number
186
Year
2019

Parent Taxon
[Class] Magnoliopsida
Fossil Status
leaves

Type
Celastrilex artocarpidioides
Diagnosis
Leaves petiolate, ovate-elliptical, abruptly rounded to the decurrent base and narrowed to a pointed apex; margins entire, or along the sides provided with minute, sharp, upward-pointing teeth. Midrib slender and straight, with 6–7 to 9 pairs of thin, opposite or alternate secondaries, which arise at an angle of about 40°, much curved upward and apparently arch around just inside the margin. Veinlets very fine, mainly simple, oblique to the secondaries.


Links by genus

Species
Celastrilex artocarpidioides
Celastrilex populifolia

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