Calyptocarpus Less.

Description of the genus

Derivation of name: kalypto - covered or hidden (Gr.) and karpos - fruit (Gr.)

Worldwide: About 6 species in subtropical and tropical Americas.

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Calyptocarpus vialis

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

SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
vialis Less.WImage

Other sources of information about Calyptocarpus:

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Calyptocarpus., retrieved 18 July 2019

Site software last modified: 26 March 2018 1:57pm (GMT +2)
Terms of use