Heteranthoecia Stapf

Description of the genus

Inflorescence of short unilateral racemes along a central axis, the raceme rhachis terminating in a point. Florets dissimilar, both fertile. Glumes persistent, subequal. Inferior lemma firmly membranous, acuminate. Superior lemma crisply chartaceous smaller, obtuse to subacute.

Worldwide: One species in tropical Africa.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
guineensis (Franch.) Robyns Nw,Lp,N,Mc,W

Other sources of information about Heteranthoecia :

External websites:

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

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: Heteranthoecia .
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1993, retrieved 23 October 2021

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