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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Ivory Coast, DR Congo, E. Tanzania.
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
Perennial climbing epiphyte.
Morphology General Exudate
Latex colour not recorded.
Morphology Roots
Root-tubers oblong-ovoid
Morphology Stem
Stems contorted, glabrous, succulent
Morphology Leaves
Leaves petiolate, blade coriaceous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescences terminal and axillary, few-flowered
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla rotate, lobes spreading, bicolored, green and yellowish-red
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corona
Corolline corona lobes filiform Gynostegial corona absent.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens fused to base of corona lobes, pollen in tetrads
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynostegium
Gynostegium exposed.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Follicles paired.
Note
A monotypic genus.

Native to:

Ivory Coast, Tanzania, Zaïre

Sarcorrhiza Bullock appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Hooker's Icon. Pl. 36: t. 3585 (1962)

Accepted by

  • Albers, F. & Meve, U. (eds.) (2002). Illustrated handbook of succulent plants Asclepiadaceae, corr. 2nd printing: 1-318. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg,New York.
  • 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

  • Hooker’s Icon. Pl. t. 3585 (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/
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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