Aframmi C. Norman

Cannon, J.F.M. (1978) Apiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4

Description of the genus

Biennial or perennial herbs with finely divided leaves. Compound umbels terminal and lateral with long wiry rays. Bracts and bracteoles well developed, the former entire or slightly pinnatifid, probably frequently semi-caducous. Calyx teeth broadly triangular; petals yellowish-green, with an inflexed apex; stylopodium low-conical, disk with an undulate margin; styles short, divergent, stigmatic surfaces slightly clubbed. Fruit ovate to obovate, slightly laterally compressed. Ribs well developed, obtuse; vittae large, 1 in each interval and 2 in the commissural surface.

Worldwide: Species 2; endemic to tropical Angola.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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longiradiatum (H.Wolff) Cannon [VU]N

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aframmi
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Aframmi
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Aframmi
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aframmi
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Wikipedia: Aframmi

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Aframmi., retrieved 24 February 2024

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