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Jan Scholten
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Botany: 20 genera; tree; tropical, lowland rain forest; red sap; leaves distichous; flowers unisexual, dioecious; sepals 0; petals 3; fruit 2 valved; stamens fused; seeds with a red, orange aril and ruminate endosperm.
French: Myristicacees.
DD: Subphase 6; Phase 4; Hydrogen series; Carbon series.