1. Family: Connaraceae R.Br.
    1. Vismianthus Mildbr.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Myanmar and Tanzania..

    [FTEA]

    Connaraceae, J. H. Hemsley. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1956

    Habit
    Shrub with unifoliolate long-petioled leaves, terminally arranged on long and short shoots
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence axillary, few flowered
    Perianth
    Sepals and petals 5, with dark glandular dots and streaks
    Stamens
    Stamens 10; filaments glabrous, free; anthers ovoid, ± apiculate
    Carpels
    Carpel solitary, densely pilose; stigma subcapitate
    Ovules
    Ovules affixed to ventral suture in a median position
    Fruits
    Fruit a flattened ± ellipsoid follicle, tapering at each end; pericarp with thin glabrous outer wall, and thicker cartilaginous inner wall
    Seeds
    Seed ovoid, hilum lateral towards base, series of small fimbriate processes present at base (see note, page 9 and Fig. 3/12, 3/12a).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Myanmar, Tanzania

    Vismianthus Mildbr. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 12: 706 (1935)

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • in N.B.G.B. 12: 706 (1935)

    Sources

    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 2019. 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 2019. 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