4768.000 Lecaniodiscus Planch. ex Benth.

Exell, A.W. (1966) Sapindaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2)

Description of the genus

Trees or shrubs. Leaves paripinnate, petiolate; leaflets 3–7-paired. Inflorescence an axillary racemoid or paniculate thyrse. Sepals 5, free nearly to the base; petals 0. Fruit 1-locular (by abortion), indehiscent or tardily and irregularly splitting from the base. Seed completely surrounded by anarillode.

Worldwide: Two species in tropical Africa.

Malawi: 1 taxon.

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Lecaniodiscus
Flora of Mozambique: Lecaniodiscus
Flora of Zambia: Lecaniodiscus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Lecaniodiscus

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Lecaniodiscus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Lecaniodiscus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Lecaniodiscus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Lecaniodiscus
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Lecaniodiscus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lecaniodiscus
JSTOR Plant Science: Lecaniodiscus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Lecaniodiscus
Plants of the World Online: Lecaniodiscus
Tropicos: Lecaniodiscus
Wikipedia: Lecaniodiscus

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: Lecaniodiscus.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=905, retrieved 29 May 2024

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