1. Family: Sphenocleaceae T.Baskerv.
    1. Sphenoclea Gaertn.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical and Africa..

    [FZ]

    Sphenocleaceae, M. Thulin. Flora Zambesiaca 7:1. 1983

    Note
    Characters as for the family.
    [FTEA]

    Sphenocleaceae, H. K. Airy Shaw. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1968

    Note
    Characters of the family

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Angola

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Bangladesh, Benin, Botswana, Burkina, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, India, Ivory Coast, KwaZulu-Natal, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Is., Somalia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Introduced into:

    Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Cambodia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Lesser Sunda Is., Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Sphenoclea Gaertn. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Fruct. Sem. Pl. 1: 113 (1788)

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • —F.T.A. 3: 480. Nom. cons.
    Flora Zambesiaca
    • Fruct. 1: 113, t. 24/5 (1788).
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Schönland in E. & P. Pf. IV. 5: 61, fig. 38 (1889), nom. conserv.
    • Baill., Hist. Pl. 8: 327, 361, figs. 158–161 (1886)
    • De Fruct. 1: 113, t. 24/5 (1788)

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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