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This genus is accepted, and its native range is E. Tropical Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FTEA]

Apocynaceae (part 2), David Goyder, Timothy Harris, Siro Masinde, Ulrich Meve, Johan Venter. Flora of Tropical East Africa, 2012

Morphology General Habit
Virgate, erect, evergreen, shrubs.
Morphology General Exudate
Latex white or clear.
Vegetative Multiplication Tubers
Tubers numerous on lateral roots
Morphology Leaves
Leaves opposite
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescences axillary
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla broadly campanulate, glabrous inside, glabrous or pubescent outside
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corona
Corolline corona arising at base of corolla tube. Gynostegial corona absent Coronal feet columnar, fleshy, fused laterally with interstaminal nectaries into coronal annulus; upper part of lobes, when present, oblong or narrowly ovate with bifid apices or tiara-like
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens sessile or sub-sessile from inner apex of coronal feet.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens Anthers
Anthers fully fertile, pollen in tetrads.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Nectaries
Interstaminal nectaries opposite petals, lobular from rim of coronal annulus or absent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynostegium
Gynostegium exposed above corolla mouth
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Style
Style-head sub-sessile on ovaries; translator receptacle broadly ovate to broadly angular-ovate, stype cuneate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Follicles paired, divergent

Native to:

Kenya, Tanzania

Sacleuxia Baill. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Hist. Pl. 10: 265 (1890)

Accepted by

  • Goyder, S., Harris, T., Masinde, S., Meve, U. & Venter, J. (2012). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Apocynaceae(2): 1-530.

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Baill., Hist. Pl. 10: 265 (1890)
  • E. & P. Pf. 4(2): 226 (1895)
  • E.J. 23: 232 (1896)
  • K.B. 15: 393 (1962)

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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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