6729.000 Mondia Skeels

Venter, H.J.T, Verhoeven, R.L. & Bruyns, P.V. (2009) Morphology and taxonomy of Mondia (Apocynaceae: Periplocoideae) South African Journal of Botany 75 456-465

Description of the genus

Liane. Leaves opposite. Flowers in axillary paniculate cymes. Corolla deeply 5-lobed, without a distinct tube. Corona arising from base of filaments, 5-lobed; lobes free, broadly obcordate or obreniform, with or without a dorsal process. Follicles thick, divaricate. Seeds flattened, with an apical tuft of hairs.

Worldwide: 2 species in tropical Africa

Caprivi: 1 taxon.

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Other sources of information about Mondia:

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Flora of Malawi: Mondia
Flora of Mozambique: Mondia
Flora of Zambia: Mondia
Flora of Zimbabwe: Mondia
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Mondia

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Caprivi: Genus page: Mondia.
https://www.capriviflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1123, retrieved 5 December 2019

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