52.000 Pandanus Parkinson

Huynh, K.-L. (1989) Une espèce nouvelle de Pandanus (Pandanaceae) de Mozambique Botanica Helvetica 99 1-26

Huynh, K.-L. (1997) La taxonomie du genre Pandanus (Pandanaceae) de Mozambique Botanica Helvetica 107 91-101

Description of the genus

Trees with trunk erect with candelabrum-like branching, prickly, with stilt-roots. Leaves strap-shaped, pleated, with prickles along the margins and midrib.

Derivation of name: latinised form of a Malayan name.

Worldwide: About 600 species in the Old World tropics and subtropics, with ±15 in Africa.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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Other sources of information about Pandanus:

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Flora of Mozambique: Pandanus
Flora of Mozambique: cultivated Pandanus
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Pandanus

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Pandanus.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2186, retrieved 21 May 2022

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