4091.000 Clausena Burm. f.

Description of the genus

Trees or shrubs, without prickles. Leaves alternate, pinnate. Inflorescences of axillary panicles. Flowers small, bisexual, 4-merous. Sepals and petals 4-5. Stamens 8-10. Fruit a 1-2-seeded berry.

Worldwide: 23 species in the Old World tropics and South Africa

Zimbabwe: 3 cultivated taxa.

No image of a cultivated species but there is an image of a native or naturalised species

Links to cultivated taxa    View: living plant images - herbarium specimen images - all images for this genus

anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.Description, Image
indica (Dalzell) Oliv.
lansium (Lour.) Skeels

Other sources of information about Clausena:

Our websites:

Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Clausena
Flora of Malawi: Clausena
Flora of Mozambique: Clausena
Flora of Zambia: Clausena
Flora of Zimbabwe: Clausena

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Clausena
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Clausena
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Clausena
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Clausena
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Clausena
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Clausena
JSTOR Plant Science: Clausena
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Clausena
Plants of the World Online: Clausena
Tropicos: Clausena
Wikipedia: Clausena

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Clausena.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=807, retrieved 16 June 2024

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