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Naravelia DC., nom. cons.


Climbing shrubs, similar to Clematis. Leaves opposite, 3-foliolate, with terminal leaflet usually forming a tendril. Flowers in axillary or terminal panicles, actinomorphic, bisexual. Sepals 4 - 5, caducous. Staminodes 6 - 12, petaloid. Stamens many. Carpels with one ovule. Achenes linear, stipitate with persistent twisted feathery tails.

Indo-malesia; 4 species, one in India.




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