8351.050 Vangueriopsis Robyns

Description of the genus

Shrub or small tree. Leaves opposite. Flowers in axillary cymes. Calyx lobes 5, erect. Corolla tube cylindric; lobes linear-lanceolate, reflexed. Ovary 2-locular; stigmatic club cylindric. Fruit rounded or flattened, with 2 pyrenes.

Worldwide: 4 species in tropical Africa

Botswana: 1 taxon.

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lanciflora (Hiern) RobynsDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Vangueriopsis:

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Flora of Caprivi: Vangueriopsis
Flora of Malawi: Vangueriopsis
Flora of Mozambique: Vangueriopsis
Flora of Zambia: Vangueriopsis
Flora of Zimbabwe: Vangueriopsis

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Botswana: Genus page: Vangueriopsis.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1398, retrieved 18 August 2019

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