4769.000 Haplocoelum Radlk.

Description of the genus

Dioecious trees or shrubs. Leaves paripinnate. Inflorescence short, raceme-like. Flowers unisexual, actinomorphic. Sepals 5-6. Petals 0. Stamens 5-6, inserted in centre of disk. Ovary trigonous, 3-locular; loculi with 1 ovule. Stigma 3-lobed. Fruit 1-seeded by abortion, indehiscent. Seed with an arillode nearly covering the seed.

Worldwide: 7 spp. in tropical Africa and Madagascar.

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
foliolosum (Hiern) Bullock subsp. foliolosum N,W,CDescription

Other sources of information about Haplocoelum:

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Flora of Malawi: Haplocoelum
Flora of Mozambique: Haplocoelum
Flora of Zambia: Haplocoelum

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

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: Haplocoelum.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=906, retrieved 7 December 2016

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