Dielsiothamnus R.E. Fr.

Robson, N.K.B. (1960) Annonaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1)

Description of the genus

Shrub or small tree, sometimes climbing, with stellate and sparse simple hairs. Buds globose. Flowers solitary, axillary, shortly pedicellate; bracteoles 2, enclosing the bud; sepals 3, valvate, enclosing the petals in bud; petals 6, in 2 whorls, both valvate, free, the outer whorl slightly larger. Carpel solitary, cylindric, with numerous ovules in two rows. Ripe carpel indehiscent, sessile or subsessile, many-seeded. Seeds horizontal; aril absent.

Worldwide: Species 1, in Tanzania, Malawi and Mozambique.

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

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divaricatus (Diels) R.E. Fr.N,Z

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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dielsiothamnus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Dielsiothamnus.
http://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2235, retrieved 11 December 2017

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