5428.000 Olinia Thunb.

Description of the genus

Description as for the family.

Derivation of name: Named after Johan Hendrik Olin (1769-1824), a Swedish botanist

Worldwide: 8 species, eastern and southern Africa

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
rochetiana Juss. N,W,ENw,N,Mc

Other sources of information about Olinia:

Our websites:

Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Olinia
Flora of Malawi: Olinia
Flora of Mozambique: Olinia
Flora of Zimbabwe: Olinia

External websites:

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

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: Olinia.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=994, retrieved 21 February 2024

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