2619.000 Albertisia Becc.


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.) Forman[NrEnd]MS,GI,M

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Flora of Zambia: Albertisia

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Albertisia.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2214, retrieved 1 December 2023

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