3838.030 Xeroderris Roberty

Description of the genus

Deciduous tree; slash producing blood-red resinous exudate. Stipules present, caducous; stipels almost always 0. Leaves imparipinnate; leaflets varying from opposite, subopposite to alternate. Flowers in terminal panicles. Calyx broadly campanulate with 5 very short lobes. Upper stamen free. Wing petals free from keel. Fruit flattened, indehiscent, linear-oblong with thin narrow wings on either side. Seeds ┬▒ oblong-reniform.

Worldwide: 1 species in tropical and South Africa

Caprivi: 1 taxon.

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Flora of Botswana: Xeroderris
Flora of Malawi: Xeroderris
Flora of Mozambique: Xeroderris
Flora of Zambia: Xeroderris
Flora of Zimbabwe: Xeroderris

External websites:

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

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 Caprivi: Genus page: Xeroderris.
https://www.capriviflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=754, retrieved 16 July 2024

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