Euploca Nutt.

Wunderlin, R.P., Hansen, B.F. & Franck, A.R. (2018) Flora of Florida. Volume 5. University Press of Florida

Description of the genus

Annual or perennial herbs. Leaves alternate, simple, pinnate-veined, without stipules. Flowers in terminal or axillary scorpioid cymes, actinomorphic, bracteate; sepals 5, basally connate; petals 5, basally connate. Fruit four 1-seeded nutlets.

Worldwide: c. 21 species in North America, Tropical America, Africa and Madagascar.

Malawi: 1 taxon.

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katangensis (G├╝rke ex De Wild.) E.L.A.N.Simons & WieringaSDescription, Image

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Flora of Botswana: Euploca
Flora of Caprivi: Euploca
Flora of Zambia: Euploca
Flora of Zimbabwe: Euploca

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Malawi: Genus page: Euploca.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2556, retrieved 23 June 2021

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