Robynsiophyton R. Wilczek

Description of the genus

Annual or short-lived perennial. Leaves mostly digitately 3-foliate, stipules paired, narrow. Flowers small, few in terminal or axillary heads. Calyx lobed, upper lobes narrow. Standard yellow, narrow. Stamens joined in a sheath opening on upper side. Pod membranous, sessile flattened, oblong with a beak, dehiscent. Seeds small.

Worldwide: Distribution along the Congo-Zambesi divide.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
vanderystii R. WilczekN,WNw,Lp,N

Other sources of information about Robynsiophyton:

External websites:

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

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: Robynsiophyton., retrieved 30 March 2023

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