4295.000 Pseudolachnostylis Pax

Description of the genus

Dioecious or rarely monoecious tree or shrub. Stipules present. Leaves alternate, simple, entire. Flowers in axillary bracteate dense few-flowered cymes or female flowers solitary. Male flowers: sepals (4-)5(-6), imbricate; petals 0; disk annular, shallowly lobed; pistillode 3-fid; stamens 5-7. Female flowers: disk cup-shaped; ovary 3-locular with 2 ovules per loculus; styles 3. Fruit spherical, ± tardily dehiscent. Seed 1 per loculus.

Worldwide: 1 species in tropical Africa

Zimbabwe: 4 taxa.

Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia var. maprouneifolia

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
maprouneifolia Pax var. maprouneifolia N,W,C,E,SDescription, Image
maprouneifolia Pax var. dekindtii (Pax) Radcl.-Sm.N,W,C,E,S
maprouneifolia Pax var. glabra (Pax) BrenanN,W,S
maprouneifolia Pax[Agg]N,W,C,E,SDescription

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Flora of Botswana: Pseudolachnostylis
Flora of Caprivi: Pseudolachnostylis
Flora of Malawi: Pseudolachnostylis
Flora of Mozambique: Pseudolachnostylis
Flora of Zambia: Pseudolachnostylis

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Pseudolachnostylis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Pseudolachnostylis
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Pseudolachnostylis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pseudolachnostylis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Pseudolachnostylis

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: Pseudolachnostylis.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=831, retrieved 9 December 2016

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