Dorstenia aristeguietae

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Body Rhizomatous, stem 2-7 mm thick
Height Probably jup to 0,5 m tall
Leaves In spirals, oblong to lanceolate or subobovate
Flowers On minute short-shoots with reduced stipules, green, flower stem 2,5-6 cm long. Flowering face 1-2 cm in diameter, fringe 0,5-1 mm broad.
Reproduction Seed
Area In Venezuela, known from a few localities in the Coastal Mountain Range;
In shady and moist places;
At altitudes up to ca. 1000 m.
Taxonomical details D. aristeguietae Cuatrecasas, Bot. Soc. Venez. Cienc. Nat. 15: 108. 1954.

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