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

[FZ]

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

Morphology General Habit
Suffrutex; branches cylindric in the lower part, ± striate in the upper portion, with a double indumentum consisting of rather short whitish appressed hairs and stiff reddish patent ± curled long ones.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate or sub-3-verticillate; petiole 1–3 mm. long, stout, densely hairy; lamina dull green above, ochraceous beneath, 6–11 × 1–1·6 cm., linear, acute and mucronate at the apex, mucro up to 2 mm. long, with a ± thickened undulate margin, roundish to slightly cuneate at the base; upper surface with an indumentum of ± dense patent hairs, the under surface with a double indumentum of minute scales (always?) and long stiff hairs on the nerves and veins; midrib slightly impressed above, much raised below; lateral nerves 2·5–3·5 mm. apart, slightly raised above, very prominent below as also the reticulation.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Male panicles long (up to 25 cm.) and narrow, with the axis with an indumentum like that of the stems; pedicels short; bracts up to 5 mm. long, linear.
sex Male
Male panicles long (up to 25 cm.) and narrow, with the axis with an indumentum like that of the stems; pedicels short; bracts up to 5 mm. long, linear.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx-segments c. 2·5 × 1·5 mm., hairy outside.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals with an indexed triangular apex.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens with anthers c. 1 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Disc
Disk cup-shaped.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Female flowers unknown.
sex Female
Female flowers unknown.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Drupe unknown.

Native to:

Zambia

Ozoroa bredoi R.Fern. & A.Fern. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 38: 151 (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.

Flora Zambesiaca
Flora Zambesiaca
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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/
© 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 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