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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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:

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

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: Genus page: Vangueriopsis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1398, retrieved 30 May 2024

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