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  1. Family: Neuradaceae Kostel.
    1. Neuradopsis Bremek. & Oberm.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Cape Provinces, Namibia and Botswana..

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    Rosaceae, E. J. Mendes. Flora Zambesiaca 4. 1978

    Habit
    Low-growing annual herbs with somewhat woody stems, diffusely to densely branched, woolly-tomentose.
    Leaves
    Leaves simple, in groups of 3 at each node, these groups alternate on the stem, their members unequal in size, with petioles connate at the very base; laminae crenate or serrate to pinnately lobed; stipules absent.
    Flowers
    Flowers solitary, axillary, showy.
    Calyx
    Calyx-tube cyathiform, concrescent with the carpels in fruit, surrounded by 2–3 series of inconspicuous spinules, ebracteolate; calyx-lobes 5, narrowly oblong-acute.
    Corolla
    Petals 5, large, with convolute aestivation, inserted at the mouth of the calyx-tube, spreading.
    Stamens
    Stamens 10, inserted with the petals; filaments filiform.
    Carpels
    Carpels 10, verticillate; styles 10, free, persistent in fruit; stigmas capitate; ovule solitary, pendulous.
    Fruits
    Fruit dry, ± depressed-discoid, 10-locular, indehiscent, invested by the enlarged spiny tube of the calyx which develops a circular wing, and crowned by the marcescent calyx-lobes.
    Seeds
    Seeds solitary in each locule.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Botswana, Cape Provinces, Namibia

    Accepted Species

    Other Data

    Neuradopsis Bremek. & Oberm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Ann. Transvaal Mus. 16: 415 (1935)

    Literature

    Flora Zambesiaca

    • in Ann. Transv. Mus. 16: 415 (1935).

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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