6562.010 Dictyophleba Pierre

de Hoogh, B. (1989) Series of revisions of Apocynaceae XXVIIi, Dictyophleba Pierre Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique 59(1/2) 207-226

Description of the genus

Liane, bearing tendrils. Latex white. Stipules present, interpetiolar. Inflorescence of cymes grouped in terminal panicles. Calyx lobes with conspicuous glandular auricle. Corolla salver-shaped; lobes narrowly linear, overlapping to the left. Anthers not keeled. Ovary glabrous. Carpels completely fused into a many-seeded glabrous berry.

Worldwide: 5 species in tropical Africa

Malawi: 1 taxon.

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lucida (K. Schum.) PierreNDescription, Image

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Flora of Mozambique: Dictyophleba
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Flora of Zimbabwe: Dictyophleba

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Dictyophleba
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Wikipedia: Dictyophleba
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dictyophleba
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dictyophleba

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Genus page: Dictyophleba.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1105, retrieved 28 March 2023

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