3099.000 Cladostemon A. Braun & Vatke

Description of the genus

Shrubs or small trees. Leaves 3-foliolate; petioles and petiolules articulated. Flowers in loose corymbose racemes. Sepals 4. Petals 4; 2 upper, larger. Androphore elongated, longer than the sepals, with a bundle of staminodes at the base. Ovary 1-locular. Fruit large, spherical. Seeds numerous.

Worldwide: 1 species in S and SE Africa

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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Other sources of information about Cladostemon:

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Flora of Malawi: Cladostemon
Flora of Mozambique: Cladostemon
Flora of Zimbabwe: Cladostemon

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cladostemon
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cladostemon
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cladostemon
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Cladostemon
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iNaturalist: Cladostemon
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cladostemon
JSTOR Plant Science: Cladostemon
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cladostemon
Plants of the World Online: Cladostemon
Tropicos: Cladostemon
Wikipedia: Cladostemon

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: Cladostemon.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=629, retrieved 17 July 2024

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