2635.000 Anisocycla Baill.

Description of the genus

Liane. Leaves simple, not peltate. Male and female inflorescences of few-flowered corymbose panicles. Male flowers: sepals 9-24, the 3-12 outer bract-like, ± linear to ovate; central 3-6 spathulate or similar to outer; inner ovate-elliptic, much larger than others; petals 3-6; stamens 9-18, united into a conical synandrium. Female flowers: carpels 3-6. Fruit a smooth drupe. Seeds without endosperm.

Worldwide: 6 species in tropical Africa and Madagascar

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
blepharosepala Diels subsp. blepharosepala W,E,S

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Flora of Mozambique: Anisocycla

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

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: Anisocycla.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=592, retrieved 21 February 2024

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