2759.010 Xymalos Baill.

Description of the genus

Shrub or small tree. Leaves opposite or alternate. Inflorescences of axillary, tomentose racemes or panicles. Flowers minute. Male flowers: perianth with 4-6 lobes; stamens free. Female flowers: perianth with 3-5 lobes; ovary of 1 carpel. Fruit fleshy, crowned by the persistent stigma.

Worldwide: 1 species in tropical and South Africa

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Xymalos monospora

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
monospora (Harv.) Baill.EDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Xymalos:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Xymalos
Flora of Mozambique: Xymalos
Flora of Zambia: Xymalos

External websites:

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

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: Xymalos.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=603, retrieved 23 August 2019

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