Polhillides H.Ohashi & K.Ohashi

Ohashi, K, Ohashi, H., Nemoto, T., Ye, B., Matsumoto, T. & Nata, K. (2019) Phylogenetic Analyses for a New Classifi cation of the Desmodium Group of Leguminosae Tribe Desmodieae 3. The Systematic Position of Desmodium velutinum Journal of Japanese Botany 94(2) 65-77

Description of the genus

Derivation of name: Named in honor of Roger Marcus Polhill (1937-), British botanist and taxonomist working at Kew.

Worldwide: 1 species in tropical Africa and Asia

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Polhillides velutina

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
velutina (Willd.) H.Ohashi & K.OhashiN,E,SDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Polhillides:

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Polhillides
Flora of Malawi: Polhillides
Flora of Mozambique: Polhillides
Flora of Zambia: Polhillides

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Polhillides
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Polhillides
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Polhillides
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iNaturalist: Polhillides
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Polhillides
JSTOR Plant Science: Polhillides
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Polhillides
Plants of the World Online: Polhillides
Tropicos: Polhillides
Wikipedia: Polhillides

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: Polhillides.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2588, retrieved 15 April 2024

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