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Middle sized trees. Leaves paripinnate; leaflets glaucous; petiolules short. Inflorescence axillary and terminal panicles. Flowers small, polygamous. Sepals spreading, deeply lobed, hirsute. Petals absent. Stamens 5 - 9, inserted in the disc; filaments usually pubescent or glabrous and fleshy. Ovary 2 - 3-lobed; style 2 - 3 lobed, erect. Fruits echinate.

A monotypic, confined to Indian Peninsula in Western Ghats, 1 species.




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