3490.020 Guibourtia Benn.

Description of the genus

Trees; leaf with a pair of leaflets; pod with glandular, leathery valves which split along one suture exposing the seed enclosed in a red aril.

Worldwide: 16-17 species in tropical Africa and America, 4 species in the Flora Zambesiaca region, 2 species in Zambia.

Zambia: 2 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
coleosperma (Benth.) J. LéonardB,W,C,SNw,C,S,WDescription, Image
conjugata (Bolle) J. LéonardSLk,SDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Guibourtia:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Guibourtia
Flora of Caprivi: Guibourtia
Flora of Mozambique: Guibourtia
Flora of Zimbabwe: Guibourtia

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Guibourtia.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=681, retrieved 5 July 2020

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