8352.030 Psydrax Gaertn.

Description of the genus

Trees or shrubs, sometimes climbing. Stipules glabrous inside. Inflorescence of umbellate or branched cymes. Flowers 4-5-merous. Calyx tube broad; the limb reduced to a rim. Corolla white or yellow; lobes reflexed. Style usually at least twice as long as the corolla tube; pollen-presenter cylindric. Ovary 2-locular.

Worldwide: 100 species in the Old World tropics

Zambia: 10 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
kraussioides (Hiern) BridsonN,W,CNw,Cb,NDescription, Image
livida (Hiern) BridsonB,N,W,C,E,SNw,Cb,N,E,C,Lk,S,WDescription, Image
martinii (Dunkley) BridsonE,SE,S
mutimushii Bridson subsp. mutimushii B,N,WNw,Lp
parviflora (Afz.) Bridson subsp. parviflora WNw,Cb
richardsiae Bridson NN
schimperiana (A.Rich.) Bridson subsp. schimperiana WCb
sp. A NN
subcordata (DC.) Bridson var. subcordata N,WNw,N
whitei Bridson [VU]N,EMcDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Psydrax:

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Flora of Botswana: Psydrax
Flora of Caprivi: Psydrax
Flora of Malawi: Psydrax
Flora of Mozambique: Psydrax
Flora of Zimbabwe: Psydrax

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-18

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2018). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Psydrax.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1401, retrieved 15 December 2018

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