2330.010 Guilleminea Kunth

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Description of the genus

Prostrate perennial herbs with entire, opposite leaves. Inflorescences consisting of dense, sessile, axillary ovoid heads. Flowers bisexual, solitary in the axil of each bract, subtended by 2 bracteoles. Sterile flowers 0. Tepals densely woolly, 1-veined, united for about half their length (in ours). Stamens 5. Capsule thin-walled, splitting irregularly. Seed flattened.

Worldwide: 5 species, occuring from southern USA to Argentina; G. densa an increasing tropical weed.

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Guilleminea densa

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
densa (Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.) Moq.N,W,C,E,SDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Guilleminea:

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Flora of Botswana: Guilleminea
Flora of Malawi: Guilleminea
Flora of Mozambique: Guilleminea
Flora of Zambia: Guilleminea

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Guilleminea
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Guilleminea
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Guilleminea
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Guilleminea
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Guilleminea

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: Genus page: Guilleminea.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=538, retrieved 29 July 2016

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