Daphnandra melasmena Schodde APNI*
Synonyms: Daphnandra sp. D sensu Harden (1990) APNI*
Description: Medium-sized tree.
Leaves narrow-elliptic to ovate, 4–9 cm long, 1.5–3 cm wide, margins finely crenate to near base; drying olive-black to dark olive-brown above; petiole 2–7 mm long.
Pedicels 1–3 mm long. Perianth 3–4.5 mm long, greenish white.
Fruiting receptacle usually urn-shaped, mostly 8–20 mm long, glabrous; pedicel 3–6 mm long.
Distribution and occurrence: Mostly in rainforest, rarely on forest margins or in regrowth areas; largely confined to the Nightcap Ra. to Lismore, and Taylors Arm to Bellingen district.
NSW subdivisions: NC
Text by G. J. Harden
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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