Aquifoliaceae of Neotropics

Habit, vegetative morphology.— Tree, evergreen, 6–30 m tall. 23–50 cm dbh (pour un arbre de 20–25 m). Current year’s branchlets glabrous (parfois poils très courts). Branchlets older than one year smooth or furrowed, reddish, glabrous. Lenticels on current year’s branchlets present. Internodes 0.5–3 cm. Stipules persistent or caducous, linear-triangular, 1–2 mm. Petiole glabrous, smooth surface, 7–17 mm. Lamina ovate or elliptic, oblong (1:2) to lanceolate (1:3), 7–22 X, 2.5–7 cm, papyraceous, glabrous abaxially (parfois quelques minuscules poils à la [...]

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