7741.000 Dolichandrone (Fenzl) Seem.

Description of the genus

Unarmed shrubs or trees. Leaves deciduous, opposite, imparipinnate. Inflorescences terminal panicles, fragrant opening at night. Calyx splitting on one side, beaked at the apex. Corolla campanulate; tube narrowly cylindric, exceeding the calyx. Stamens 4. Disk annular, thick. Ovary 2-locular. Capsule linear in outline, straight or curved, 2-valved, dehiscent. Seeds flat, winged.

Worldwide: c. 8 species in Asia and Australia and one in southern Mozambique only.

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

Dolichandrone alba

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
alba (Sim) Sprague[End][VU]GI,MDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Dolichandrone:

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dolichandrone
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Dolichandrone
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Dolichandrone
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Dolichandrone
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Dolichandrone
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dolichandrone
JSTOR Plant Science: Dolichandrone
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dolichandrone
Plants of the World Online: Dolichandrone
Tropicos: Dolichandrone
Wikipedia: Dolichandrone

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Dolichandrone.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2212, retrieved 22 April 2024

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