2469.000 Corrigiola L.

Wild, H. (1960-1) Illecebraceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(2)

Description of the genus

Annual, biennial or perennial herbs, often straggling or with prostrate stems. Leaves spirally arranged, occasionally subopposite. Flowers in axillary and terminal clusters. Petals almost as long as the sepals. Stamens 5. Ovary 1-locular. Stigmas (2-)3, subsessile.

Worldwide: 11 species, cosmopolitan

Zimbabwe: 3 taxa.

Corrigiola litoralis

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
drymarioides Baker f.EDescription, Image
litoralis L.N,W,C,E,SDescription, Image
paniculata PeterN

Other sources of information about Corrigiola:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Corrigiola
Flora of Malawi: Corrigiola
Flora of Mozambique: Corrigiola
Flora of Zambia: Corrigiola

External websites:

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

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: Corrigiola.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=556, retrieved 26 April 2019

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