3773.000 Antopetitia A. Rich.

Martins, E.S. et al. (2003) Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(7)

Description of the genus

Annual herb. Leaves imparipinnate; leaflets 5-11; petiole very short. Stipules reduced to glands. Flowers yellow or orange, in axillary pedunculate umbels. Calyx with subequal narrow teeth. Petals with long claw, equal to the limb. Fruit glabrous, shiny, composed of 2-5 spherical 1-seeded articles, each dehiscing into 2 valves.

Worldwide: 1 species, widespread in tropical Africa

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Antopetitia abyssinica

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abyssinica A. Rich.EDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Antopetitia:

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

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: Antopetitia.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=736, retrieved 20 March 2019

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