3862.000 Eminia Taub.

Mackinder, B. et al. (2001) Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(5)

Description of the genus

Erect or climbing herbs or subshrubs. Leaves pinnately 3-foliolate. Inflorescence of axillary or terminal false-racemes. Bracts, bracteoles and calyx lobes with clavate gland-tipped apices. Calyx 4-5-lobed, the upper lobes often connate; each lobe up to 5-toothed, the teeth gland-tipped or not. Standard obovate, clawed. Vexillary stamen free. Ovary hirsute. Pod oblong, flattened, dehiscent, densely and coarsely appressed-hairy. Seeds red to dark brown.

Worldwide: 4 species in tropical Africa.

Zimbabwe: 2 taxa.

Eminia antennulifera

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
antennulifera (Baker) Taub.N,W,CImage
holubii Taub.N

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

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: Eminia.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=761, retrieved 23 September 2020

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