Schizoglossum E. Mey.

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020) Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2)

Kupicha, F.K. (1984) Studies on African Asclepiadaceae Kew Bulletin 38 599-672

Description of the genus

Comment: This genus has been provisionally reinstalled by Goyder et Al. in Flora Zambesiaca 7(2): 245, 2022 to place a single species endemic to Mt Mulanje in Malawi. It comes with the following note: This species was excluded from Schizoglossum by Kupicha (1984) but remained unplaced in her treatment. Despite similar pollinarium morphology, she also excluded it from Aspidoglossum due to differences in corona lobe shape, or the possession of pedunculate inflorescences.

Malawi: 1 taxon.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Schizoglossum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Schizoglossum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Schizoglossum
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iNaturalist: Schizoglossum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Schizoglossum
JSTOR Plant Science: Schizoglossum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Schizoglossum
Plants of the World Online: Schizoglossum
Tropicos: Schizoglossum
Wikipedia: Schizoglossum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Genus page: Schizoglossum., retrieved 24 February 2024

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