2412.000 Anacampseros Boehm.

AVONIA (E. Mey. ex Fenzl) G.D. Rowley

Description of the genus

Small, perennial herbs. Stipules membranous, silvery and scarious, hiding the minute leaves. Leaves fleshy. Flowers sessile at the ends of branches. Petals 5. Stamens 5-many. Ovary superior. Style filiform, 3-fid at apex or entire. Capsule dehiscing longitudinally into 3-4 valves.

Worldwide: 22 species in southern Africa, Yemen and S and E Australia

Botswana: 2 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
rhodesica N.E. Br.[NrEnd][VU]NDescription, Image
subnuda Poelln. var. subnuda SEDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Anacampseros:

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Anacampseros

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Botswana: Genus page: Anacampseros.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=564, retrieved 23 March 2023

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