1. Family: Anacardiaceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Lannea A.Rich.
      1. Lannea virgata R.Fern. & A.Fern.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Zambia.

    [FZ]

    Anacardiaceae, Rosette Fernandes and A. Fernandes. Flora Zambesiaca 2:2. 1966

    Habit
    A many-stemmed suffrutex.
    Stem
    Stems unbranched or somewhat branched, upright, salmon-pink, 60–90 cm. tall, cylindric, striate, stellate-tomentose to glabrescent.
    Leaves
    Leaves arising before the flowers, 3–7-foliolate; petiole and rhachis 13–18 cm. long, subterete, slender, tomentose to glabrescent; lateral and terminal leaflets similar, (4·5)6–10·5 × (2·5)3·2–4·5 cm., roundish, ovate to oblong, contracted at the apex into an acute acumen up to 1 cm. long, rounded or cordate, symmetric or a little asymmetric and petiolulate at the base (lateral petiolules up to 9 mm., the terminal one up to 3 cm. long), membranous to subcoriaceous, at first ± densely rufous-tomentose with slender, long-armed stellate hairs on both surfaces, then glabrescent above and ± arachnoid-tomentose beneath, the margin somewhat incurved in the old leaves; midrib and the arched lateral nerves visible but not prominent above, slightly raised below as also the venation, covered with a tomentum somewhat denser than that of the lamina.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescences 1·5–6 cm. long, spike-like, very compact, densely clustered above the leaf-scars along the leafless stems, with salmon-pink-stellate-tomentose axis.
    Flowers
    Male flowers in bundles; pedicels 0–1·5 mm. long, tomentose.
    Male
    Male flowers in bundles; pedicels 0–1·5 mm. long, tomentose.
    Calyx
    Calyx-segments flushed with red, ovate, obtuse, tomentose.
    Corolla
    Petals yellow flushed with red, c. 3·5 mm. long, oblong, obtuse, constricted at the base.
    Fruits
    Drupe reddish, 9–10 × 6–7 × 3 mm., oblong, asymmetric, compressed.

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    Distribution

    Lannea virgata R.Fern. & A.Fern. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 25, 1963 Fanshawe, D.B. [F6685], Zambia K000423432 isotype

    First published in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 38: 146 (1965)

    Accepted by

    • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1966). Flora Zambesiaca 2(2): 353-653. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1966). Flora Zambesiaca 2(2): 353-653. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
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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/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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