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Pterodiscus namibiensis Ihlenf. ined.


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Pterodiscus namibiensis

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Habit
16 Dec 2008

Pterodiscus namibiensis

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Habit, note fruit
05 Mar 2009

Pterodiscus namibiensis

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Fruit
05 Mar 2009

Pterodiscus namibiensis

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Fruit
15 Sep 2014

Pterodiscus namibiensis

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Habit
05 Mar 2009

Pterodiscus namibiensis

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Flowers
20 Dec 2013



Family: Pedaliaceae
Full name: Pterodiscus namibiensis Ihlenf. ined.
ID status: Fairly certain
Afrikaans common name(s): -
English common name(s): -
Synonym(s): -
Status: Native
Description: ID by Prof H-D Ihlenfeldt, May 2008

Fruit longer than broad (in contrast to Pterodiscus aurantiacus), lateral wings broadest in the lower half of the fruit, nearly contiguous at the base (distinctly separated in Pterodiscus luridus), beak broadly conical (in Pterodiscus luridus more slender). (from personal communication with Prof H-D Ihlenfeldt, Sep 2014)
Link(s) African Plant Database
JSTOR Plant Science
Kew Herbarium Catalogue
BGBM Berlin-Dahlem - Virtual Herbarium
Züricher Herbarien
iSpot:  264243 
Flora of Zimbabwe
Fleurs de notre Terre - Galerie Namibie
Tree Atlas of Namibia
Content last updated: 21 Mar 2018


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