6033.000 Pimpinella L.

Description of the genus

Annual, biennial or perennial herbs. Leaves simple, ternate, 1-pinnate or finely divided. Umbels compound. Bracts and bracteoles 0. Calyx teeth obsolete or 0. Petal apices long-inflexed. Fruit ovoid to oblong, ± laterally flattened with a broad commissure.

Worldwide: 150 species in Europe, Asia and Africa

Malawi: 8 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
buchananii H. Wolff
caffra (Eckl. & Zeyh.) D. Dietr.
duridenta C.C. TownsN
huillensis Engl.N,SDescription, Image
ledermannii H.Wolff subsp. engleriana (H.Wolff) C.C.Towns.
mulanjensis C.C. Towns[End]S
sp. A. of FZ 4: 594 (Wild 6143)S
stadensis (Eckl. & Zeyh.) D. Dietr.NDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Pimpinella:

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Flora of Mozambique: Pimpinella
Flora of Zambia: Pimpinella
Flora of Zimbabwe: Pimpinella

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Malawi: Genus page: Pimpinella.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1045, retrieved 26 April 2019

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