7008.010 Turbina Raf.

Description of the genus

Similar to Ipomoea, but has an indehiscent fruit, usually with a single seed.

Worldwide: 15 species in tropical America, tropical and South Africa and New Caledonia

Zimbabwe: 3 taxa.

Turbina holubii

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

SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
holubii (Baker) A. MeeuseN,W,C,E,SDescription, Image
oblongata (E. Mey. ex Choisy) A. MeeuseC,E
stenosiphon (Hallier f.) A. MeeuseN,W,C,E,S

Other sources of information about Turbina:

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Flora of Botswana: Turbina
Flora of Malawi: Turbina
Flora of Mozambique: Turbina
Flora of Zambia: Turbina

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Turbina.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1189, retrieved 30 March 2023

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