- Coula edulis
of small tree and flowering
branches. Loko, Equateur, Democratic Rebublic of Congo.
Photos by Roy Danforth, Sept. 26, 2012. Link
goes to Flickr.
- Herbarium specimen, and close-up
of inflorescence Missouri Botanical Gardens (MO). Photo by D.
- Fruits. From a book on
Equatorial Guinea plants: Chris Wilks & Yves Issembe. 2001,
Practical Identification Guide - Equatorial Guinea Trees -
Continental Region. CUREF Publishers.
- Nuts, photo from a web
site of a global nut trader.
- Shells of nuts cracked
open and eaten by humans. Rainforest preserve at Lake
Tissongo, Cameroun. From Humans and their Environments
(University of Pennsylvania): A day in the life of an African
hunter. Photo by D. H. Janzen.
- Article about the reproductive ecology of Coula edulis by Moupela
et al. (2014. Tropical Ecology 55:327-338) HERE.
- Minquartia guianensis
of photos from Atrium,
biodiversity information system.
Pasco, Oxapampa, Peru. Link
goes to Flora of the World.
of photos. Vegetative features. Link goes to
- Young plant being
cultivated at the R. & C. Wilson Botanical Garden, San Vito,
Costa Rica. The species is locally called "manu negro" and has very
hard, termite-resistant wood. The wood is therefore often used as
support beams for buildings. [DLN 2758]. Photo by D. L. Nickrent.
of the trunk of a large tree. Costa Rica. Photo by D. L.
Nickrent. Link goes to
- Trunk of tree. Panama.
From the Center for Tropical Forest Science, Panama web atlas, Trees
of the Panama Canal.
- Close-up of leaves and buds.
Panama. From the Center for Tropical Forest Science, Panama web
atlas, Trees of the Panama Canal.
- Leaf, leaf,
close-up, showing characteristic tertiary venation, petiole,
showing basal swelling and channel, and broken
petiole showing latex in sap. Costa Rica, Heredia La Selva.
Photos 2004 by Lawrence Kelly, 2004.
- Close-up of flowers.
Saul, French Guiana. Photo by Carol Gracie.
- Herbarium specimen photo 1, photo
2, Missouri Botanical Gardens (MO).
- Ochanostachys amentacea
photographed up into its canopy. From a blog in
(called petaling) in vegetative condition. Rimbun Dahan, outside
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photos by
Hijjas and Angela Kasturi.
of tree, shoot with inflorescences
and close-up of flowers.
From website called EARTH
by Joseph Lai in Singapore.
- Plant with fruits.
Malaysia. Photo by A. Gentry (No. 66868). Link
goes to TROPICOS.
Leafy branches, leaves, bark features. Link goes to
Flora Malesiana 10 12 1984. Link
goes to Borneo
Images. James K. Jarvie, Beth Dart, Diane Holland.
- The first molecular phylogeny of Olacaceae s. lat. was by Malécot and
Nickrent (2008). A pdf file for that paper can be seen by clicking
- A reclassification of the families of Santalales was by Nickrent et
al. (2010). A pdf file for that paper canbe seen by clicking HERE.
- A multigene phylogeny for the order Santalales was by Su et al.
(2015). A pdf file for that paper canbe seen by clicking HERE.
Last updated: 9-Jun-20 / dln