Euploca Nutt.

Wunderlin, R.P., Hansen, B.F. & Franck, A.R. (2018) Flora of Florida. Volume 5. University Press of Florida

Description of the genus

Annual or perennial herbs. Leaves alternate, simple, pinnate-veined, without stipules. Flowers in terminal or axillary scorpioid cymes, actinomorphic, bracteate; sepals 5, basally connate; petals 5, basally connate. Fruit four 1-seeded nutlets.

Worldwide: c. 21 species in North America, Tropical America, Africa and Madagascar.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

Euploca katangensis

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
katangensis (G├╝rke ex De Wild.) E.L.A.N.Simons & WieringaB,N,W,C,SLk,WDescription, Image

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Flora of Botswana: Euploca
Flora of Caprivi: Euploca
Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Euploca
Flora of Malawi: Euploca
Flora of Zimbabwe: Euploca

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Euploca
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Euploca
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iNaturalist: Euploca
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Euploca
JSTOR Plant Science: Euploca
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Euploca
Plants of the World Online: Euploca
Tropicos: Euploca
Wikipedia: Euploca

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: Euploca., retrieved 2 March 2024

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