Polhillides H.Ohashi & K.Ohashi

Ohashi, K, Ohashi, H., Nemoto, T., Ye, B., Matsumoto, T. & Nata, K. (2019) Phylogenetic Analyses for a New Classifi cation of the Desmodium Group of Leguminosae Tribe Desmodieae 3. The Systematic Position of Desmodium velutinum Journal of Japanese Botany 94(2) 65-77

Description of the genus

Derivation of name: Named in honor of Roger Marcus Polhill (1937-), British botanist and taxonomist working at Kew.

Worldwide: 1 species in tropical Africa and Asia

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

Polhillides velutina

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
velutina (Willd.) H.Ohashi & K.OhashiN,Z,MSDescription, Image

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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Polhillides
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Polhillides

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: Polhillides.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2588, retrieved 2 April 2023

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