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Alectryon subdentatus (F.Muell. ex Benth.) Radlk.
Family Sapindaceae
Alectryon subdentatus (F.Muell. ex Benth.) Radlk. APNI*

Description: Shrub or small tree with branchlets densely to sparsely appressed-hairy.

Leaves paripinnate, 5–12 cm long with the lowest leaflets smallest; leaflets 4–6 or occasionally 2, elliptic to obovate, mostly 1–8 cm long, 0.5–4 cm wide, apex obtuse to acute, margins toothed to almost entire, upper surface glabrous, lower surface usually sparsely hairy and subglaucous, reticulum prominent and raised when dry; petiole 5–20 mm long, petiolules 1–2 mm long.

Panicles 4–6 cm long. Petals absent.

Capsule sessile, obcordate, 8–12 mm long, 12–20 mm wide, hairy; lobes 1 or 2, compressed, drying woody; seed black, aril red.


Habit
Photo T.M. Tame

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Photo T.M. Tame

Herbarium
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Distribution and occurrence: in vine thickets and dry rainforest on the escarpment north from Gloucester and west to Mt Kaputar N.P. and Yallaroi areas.
NSW subdivisions: NC, NT, NWS
Other Australian states: Qld
AVH map***

Text by G.J. Harden
Taxon concept:

One forma in NSW : Alectryon subdentatus f. subdentatus

APNI* Provides a link to the Australian Plant Name Index (hosted by the Australian National Botanic Gardens) for comprehensive bibliographic data
***The AVH map option provides a detailed interactive Australia wide distribution map drawn from collections held by all major Australian herbaria participating in the Australian Virtual Herbarium project.
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