6686.000 Oncinotis Benth.

Description of the genus

Climbing shrubs and lianes with milky latex. Tendrils and stipules 0. Leaves with domatia. Corolla: tube with 5 corona scales in mouth; lobes 5, overlapping to the right. Fruit of 2 follicles. Seeds with an apical coma.

Worldwide: 7 species in Africa and Madagascar

Malawi: 1 taxon.

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Other sources of information about Oncinotis:

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Flora of Mozambique: Oncinotis
Flora of Zambia: Oncinotis
Flora of Zimbabwe: Oncinotis

External websites:

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

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: Oncinotis.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1120, retrieved 21 March 2023

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