chartaceous


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chartaceous

(of plant parts) having a papery texture.
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5 mm long, located on the rachis, between the proximal pairs to leaflets; rachis 35-125 mm long; interfoliolar segments 4-8 mm long; leaflets discolorous, 18-20 pairs, chartaceous, adaxial surface glabrous, abaxial surface pilose, 10-19.
8 mm, slightly concave, lanceolate, chartaceous, glabrous on the margins, 2-3 nerved, acute apex; upper glume (2.
The wings are chartaceous, without venation, but strongly striate longitudinally.
8 cm long, green to glaucous and prevailingly purple to wine-spotted mainly toward the base, with inconspicuous darker green irregular cross-veins by transmitted light, chartaceous, sparsely and inconspicuously white-lepidote and covered on both sides by a thin layer of white wax, margins revolute at the apex.
0 cm, linear-elliptic, chartaceous to subcoriaceous, basally narrowly cuneate to attenuate, apically long-acute; costal scales in two forms, some 1-2 x 0.
2 mm; leaflets 3-4 pairs, chartaceous, puberulent, the distal 33-112 x 15-48 mm, the proximal 20-84 x 12-37 mm, elliptic, lanceolate-elliptic and ovate, venation brochidodromous, nervures 9-10 pairs, apex acuminate and obtuse, base oblique, margin revolute, ciliated.
Leaves alternate, often clustered apically; petiolate, the petioles clasping; blades elliptic to oblanceolate, chartaceous to sub-coriaceous, pinnately veined, margin entire, glabrous.
15 x 11 cm, inconspicuously and minutely brown lepidote on both sides, coriaceous, outside dark brown colored near the base, inside pale colored; blades linear, not narrowed at base, 35-40 x 6-7 cm, thinly coriaceous, green, chartaceous, inconspicously and sparsely white-lepidote to glabrous, apex acute and shortly apiculate.
6 cm, narrowly oblong, chartaceous, basically obtuse to rounded, apically acuminate; veins evident, free, simple or once-forked, 1-2 mm apart, at ca.
2 cm, chartaceous, weakly serrulate, 3-veined from near base, acute at apex, decurrent at base, strigose to weakly so, the lower surface also glandular, sometimes obscurely so.
5-2 cm, concolorous, chartaceous, lanceolate to elliptic, apex acuminate to rounded, margins entire, base rounded, venation penninerved, both surfaces pubescent with tector trichomes; tendrils simple.
Treelets, 3-9 (12) m tall, with stems, petioles and peduncles glabrous, leaves 25-30 x 13-16 cm, truncate to very oblique at the base, with the lobes shorter than the petioles, divergent and leaving a lateral sinus, with farinose texture in fresh leaves similar to velvet, very thick chartaceous, with green to reddish petioles, with prominent epidermal projections, spikes pendent, 20-30 cm long, with the rachis fimbriate, and with fruits 2.