1. Family: Bignoniaceae Juss.
    1. Dolichandrone (Fenzl) Seem.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mozambique, Tropical Asia to SW. Pacific.

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    Bignoniaceae, M. A. Diniz. Flora Zambesiaca 8:3. 1988

    Habit
    Unarmed shrubs or trees.
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite, imparipinnate, deciduous.
    Flowers
    Flowers born in terminal panicles, racemes or racemose panicles, fragrant, opening during the night.
    Calyx
    Calyx spathaceously splitting along the posterior side, beaked at the apex.
    Corolla
    Corolla campanulate; tube narrowly cylindrical long exceeding the calyx; lobes 5, subequal, wavy at the margin.
    Androecium
    Stamens 4, didynamous, anthers included, introrse, glabrous; staminode present, very small.
    Disc
    Disk annular, thick.
    Ovary
    Ovary oblong, cylindric, bilocular; ovules many, pluriseriate.
    Fruits
    Capsule narrowly linear in outline, terete or compressed parallel to the false septum, straight or curved bivalved loculicidally dehiscent; seeds flat, winged, 1-several on each side of the wing.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Mozambique, Myanmar, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam, Western Australia

    Dolichandrone (Fenzl) Seem. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 3, 10: 31 (1862)

    Accepted by

    • Lohmann, L.G. in Lohmann, L. G. (2006). Personal Communication on Bignoniaceae 1. Review Jan-Feb/2006 Universidade de São Paulo, Instituto de Biociências, Departamento de Botânica.
    • Fischer, E., Theisen, I. & Lohmann, L.G. in Kubitkzki, K. (ed.) (2004). Bignoniaceae The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 7: 9-38. Springer.
    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
    • Santisuk, T. (1987). Bignoniaceae Flora of Thailand 5(1): 32-66. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    • Santisuk, T. & Vidal, J.E. (1985). Bignoniacées Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viêt-Nam 22: 1-72. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
    • Clarke, C.B. in Hooker, J.D. (1885 publ. 1884). Bignoniaceae Flora of British India 4: 376-387.

    Literature

    Flora Zambesiaca
    • in Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 3,10: 31 (1862), nom. conserv.

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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