Brisbane Rainforest Action & Information Network

Arytera distylis (SAPINDACEAE); Twin-leaved coogera

Image: Foliage and fruit

Photo: Derek Boddington Mt Nebo
Tree to 20m in subtropical and dry rainforest north from Richmond River NSW.

Hairy new growth and peduncles.

Leaves with mostly 2 leaflets, sometimes 4, opposite on rachis, notched at the tip. Sometimes finely hairy on the undersides. Several hairless domatia. Petioles to 15mm. Petiolules to 4mm.

Unbranched inflorescences.

Fruit a 1 or 2-lobed capsule, yellow to orange, oval to ellipsoid with a red aril.