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Syngonium angustatum Schott

Climbing coarse herbaceous liana; leaves alternate, pedately compound; leaflets elliptic, base acute, margin entire, apex acute; inflorescence a spike-like spathe enclosed in a close-fitting spathe (bract), staminate flowers above, pistillate flowers below, the two separated by a constriction in the spathe; flowers minute; fruiting spadices orange.

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*Specimen photographed in Oxkutzcab