Spermatophyta: Dicotyledonae: Archichlamydeae: Crossosomatales


Flacourtiaceae p.p.

Wild, H. (1960) Flacourtiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1)

Description of the family

Comment: Originally included in the now defunct family Flacourtiaceae, this monogeneric family was first established in 1985.

Worldwide: 1 genus and 2 species in Africa, Madagascar, Mascarene Islands and Seychelles.

Zimbabwe: 1 genus and 1 taxon.

Aphloia theiformis

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Aphloia (DC.) Benn.Description, Image

Other sources of information about Aphloiaceae:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Aphloiaceae
Flora of Mozambique: Aphloiaceae
Flora of Zambia: Aphloiaceae
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Aphloiaceae

External websites:

GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Aphloiaceae
Google: Web - Images - Scholar

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Family page: Aphloiaceae.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/family.php?family_id=299, retrieved 22 October 2016

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