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This species is accepted, and its native range is Zambia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FZ]

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

Morphology General Habit
Perennial herb or small shrub c. 0·6–1·5 m. tall; with slender erect pubescent branches, pubescence of scattered dark brown appressed-stellate hairs.
Morphology Leaves
Leaf-lamina 3–10 × 0·5–3 cm., narrowly elliptic-lanceolate to narrowly lanceolate, apex acute, margin serrate or serrate-crenate, base cuneate or narrowly rounded, both surfaces with a sparse pubescence of simple setulose hairs and minute appressed-stellate hairs principally on the nerves, very young leaves densely stellate-tomentellous on both sides; petiole up to 15 mm. long, stellately pilose.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescences leafy, of small 1–3-flowered cymes 1–3 per node of cymes; peduncles of cymes very slender, up to 2–5 cm. long, minutely stellate-pubescent along one side; pedicels similar, c. 3 mm. long; bracts c. 1·5 mm. long, linear, sparsely ciliate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals 6–6·5 × 0·5 mm., linear, glabrous; subapical horn 0·2 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals yellow, 3·5 cm. long, linear-oblanceolate, obtuse at the apex, ciliate at the base.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androgynophore
Androgynophore 0·25 mm. long, glands subquadrate; annulus reflexed, shortly recurved, ciliate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 8–9; filaments c. 4 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Pistil
Ovary globose, 4-locular; style 4 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit globose, 4 mm. in diam. (immature), glabrous; aculei numerous, widened at the base, each terminated by a single seta.

Native to:

Zambia

Triumfetta tenuipedunculata Wild appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 1, 1956 Richards, H. M. [5255], Zambia K000242115
Oct 1, 1956 Richards, H. M. [5255], Zambia K000242116 Unknown type material

First published in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 31: 89 (1957)

Accepted by

  • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1963). Flora Zambesiaca 2(1): 1-351. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1963). Flora Zambesiaca 2(1): 1-351. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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/
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