Uvariodendron (Engl. & Diels) R.E. Fr.

Fayaz, F. (2011) Encyclopedia of Tropical Plants Firefly Books, New Zealand

Description of the genus

Shrubs or trees; Leaves Inflorescence flowers solitary or fascicled; leafy on axillary shoots and/or old wood; sessile or stalked. Flowers hermaphrodite; sepals 3, free or basally united; petals 6 in 2 whorls of 3, valvate; free, mostly thick and fleshy. Fruit clusters of monocarps, indehiscent. Seeds many, ellipsoid.

Worldwide: 16 species in tropical Africa.

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

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External websites:

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

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: Uvariodendron.
http://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2343, retrieved 11 December 2017

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