8611.000 Eureiandra Hook. f.

Description of the genus

Climbing dioecious perennial herbs with tuberous rootstock. Tendrils simple. Flowers yellow or white. Male flowers solitary or in few-flowered fascicles; petals 5, free; stamens 5. Female flowers solitary; staminodes 3 or 5; ovary rostrate; stigma 3-lobed. Fruit ellipsoid, rostrate, orange-red, indehiscent.

Worldwide: 10 species from tropical Africa to Socotra

Zambia: 4 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
eburnea C. Jeffrey[NrEnd]E
fasciculata (Cogn.) C. JeffreyCLkDescription, Image
lasiandra C. Jeffrey N
leucantha C. Jeffrey N

Other sources of information about Eureiandra:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Eureiandra
Flora of Mozambique: Eureiandra
Flora of Zimbabwe: Eureiandra

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Eureiandra
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Eureiandra
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Eureiandra
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Eureiandra
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Eureiandra
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Eureiandra
JSTOR Plant Science: Eureiandra
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eureiandra
Plants of the World Online: Eureiandra
Tropicos: Eureiandra
Wikipedia: Eureiandra

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Eureiandra.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1447, retrieved 28 September 2023

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