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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania to S. Africa.
Brunsvigia bosmaniae

[FZ]

Flora Zambesiaca Amaryllidaceae by C. Zimudzi, R.H. Archer, E.G. Kwembeya & I. Nordal

Morphology General Habit
Bulbous herbs; bulbs usually large, subterranean or partly above ground.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves 2 to many per season, of various shapes, usually broad and prostrate, produced with or later than the inflorescences.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers few to many in umbels.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Scape
Scape solid, caducous for seed dispersal; spathe valves 2. Pedicels elongating and spreading after fertilisation.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Perianth
Perianth zygomorphic or nearly regular with a short tube; segments spreading to recurved.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens arising from perianth tube, ± declinate or erect; filaments filiform, unequal, in 1 or 2 series.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary more or less obconical, with several to many superimposed ovules in each locule; style filiform, declinate; stigma capitate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit dry, obtusely or acutely 3-angled, transversely veined, with loculicidal dehiscence or sometimes breaking unevenly.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds subglobose, reddish green.
Ecology
A mainly southern African genus with about 20 species; one species in the Flora area.

Native to:

Botswana, Cape Provinces, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Swaziland, Tanzania

Brunsvigia Heist. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Beschr. Neu. Geschl.: 3 (1755)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Beschr. Neu. Geschl. 3: 31 (1755).
  • in Herbertia 7: 45 (1951).
  • ―Dyer in Herbertia 6: 63 (1950);

Flora Zambesiaca
Flora Zambesiaca
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0