1966.000 Myrianthus P. Beauv.

Description of the genus

Trees or shrubs. Stipules amplexicaul, connate. Leaves: lamina palmate. Male flowers in branched spike-like clusters. Male flowers: tepals 3-4; stamens 3-4. Female inflorescences spherical-capitate; perianth 2-3-lobed. Fruit with a woody endocarp.

Worldwide: 7 species in tropical Africa

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Myrianthus holstii

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holstii Engl.EDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Myrianthus:

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Flora of Malawi: Myrianthus
Flora of Mozambique: Myrianthus
Flora of Zambia: Myrianthus

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Myrianthus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Myrianthus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Myrianthus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Myrianthus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Myrianthus

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: Myrianthus.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=472, retrieved 11 July 2020

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