Klainedoxa Pierre ex Engl.

Description of the genus

Large trees with dark brown bark; young trees armed with spines. Leaves coriaceous with prominent quaternary venation. Stipules large, (4-12 cm long). Inflorescence a terminal panicle. Flowers small (< 8 mm). Ovary 5-locular. Fruit a weakly or markedly 5-lobed drupe with 5 pyrenes. Seeds 5.

Worldwide: 3 species occurring in tropical Africa

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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gabonensis Pierre ex Engl.WNwDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Klainedoxa:

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Klainedoxa.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1892, retrieved 1 October 2020

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