2635.000 Anisocycla Baill.

Description of the genus

Liane. Leaves simple, not peltate. Male and female inflorescences of few-flowered corymbose panicles. Male flowers: sepals 9-24, the 3-12 outer bract-like, ± linear to ovate; central 3-6 spathulate or similar to outer; inner ovate-elliptic, much larger than others; petals 3-6; stamens 9-18, united into a conical synandrium. Female flowers: carpels 3-6. Fruit a smooth drupe. Seeds without endosperm.

Worldwide: 6 species in tropical Africa and Madagascar

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
blepharosepala Diels subsp. blepharosepala MS

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Anisocycla

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

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: Anisocycla.
http://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=592, retrieved 20 October 2017

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