8351.050 Vangueriopsis Robyns

Description of the genus

Shrub or small tree. Leaves opposite. Flowers in axillary cymes. Calyx lobes 5, erect. Corolla tube cylindric; lobes linear-lanceolate, reflexed. Ovary 2-locular; stigmatic club cylindric. Fruit rounded or flattened, with 2 pyrenes.

Worldwide: 4 species in tropical Africa

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Vangueriopsis lanciflora

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
lanciflora (Hiern) RobynsN,W,CDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Vangueriopsis:

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

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Vangueriopsis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1398, retrieved 25 September 2020

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