2619.000 Albertisia Becc.

EPINETRUM Hiern

Leistner, O.A. (ed.) (2000) Seed plants of southern Africa: families and genera Strelitzia 10

Description of the genus

Suffrutescent twining lianas with greyish hairs. Leaves simple, broadly elliptic. Flowers either small in condensed axillary cymes or solitary in the axillar. Fruit a drupe, slightly wrinkled. Seed without endosperm, cotyledons very thick.

Worldwide: 19 species in tropical and warm regions of Africa and SE Asia

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
delagoensis (N.E. Br.) FormanMS,GI,M

Other sources of information about Albertisia:

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Flora of Zambia: Albertisia

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Albertisia
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Albertisia
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Albertisia
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Albertisia
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Albertisia

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Albertisia.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2214, retrieved 18 January 2020

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