1944.000 Treculia Decne.

Description of the genus

Trees dioecious (sexes on separate trees) or sometimes monoecious. Leaves in two ranks; stipules amplexicaul (enclosing the bud). Inflorescences unisexual, sometimes bisexual, globose, borne in the leaf axils or on the older wood and branches. Pistillate (female) flowers lining the outer surface of a large receptacle (‘bread fruit’).

Worldwide: A genus of 3 species in Africa and Madagascar.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

Treculia africana subsp. africana var. africana

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
africana Decne. subsp. africana var. africana [LR-lc]N,WNw,Lp,NDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Treculia:

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Flora of Malawi: Treculia
Flora of Mozambique: Treculia

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Treculia.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1868, retrieved 6 May 2021

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