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This species is accepted, and its native range is Angola to W. DR Congo.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FZ]

Tiliaceae, H. Wild. Flora Zambesiaca 2:1. 1963

Morphology General Habit
Very similar to T. angolensis but differs in that it is an annual and strictly erect herb up to c. 60 cm. tall with patent simple hairs on the stems, with its sepals quite glabrous towards the base and with black capsules whose aculei are only very sparsely pubescent or glabrescent and 3 mm. long rather than 1–5·2 mm. long.

Native to:

Angola, Zambia, Zaïre

Triumfetta paradoxa (Welw. ex Hiern) Sprague & Hutch. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Welwitsch [1410], Angola K000242016

First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 39: 257 (1909)

Accepted by

  • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1963). Flora Zambesiaca 2(1): 1-351. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Robyns, W. & al. (eds.) (1948-1963). Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi 1-10.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1963). Flora Zambesiaca 2(1): 1-351. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Robyns, W. & al. (eds.) (1948-1963). Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi 1-10.

Flora Zambesiaca
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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