7915.000 Pseudocalyx Radlk.

Leistner, O.A. (2005) Seed plants of southern tropical Africa: families and genera SABONET Report No. 26 SABONET, Pretoria

Description of the genus

Lianes. Inflorescence a raceme. Bracteoles enveloping calyx and corolla tube. Calyx cupular. Corolla slightly 2-lipped. Fertile stamens 4; anthers opening by apical pores. Stigma 2-lobed. Seeds not borne on retinacula.

Similar to Thunbergia and differing in the anthers opening by apical pores as opposed to longitudinal slits.

Worldwide: 4 species in tropical Africa and Madagascar

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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Other sources of information about Pseudocalyx:

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Flora of Mozambique: Pseudocalyx
Flora of Zimbabwe: Pseudocalyx

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Pseudocalyx
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Pseudocalyx
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Pseudocalyx
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pseudocalyx
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Pseudocalyx

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-19

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Pseudocalyx.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1324, retrieved 25 May 2019

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