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

[FTEA]

Amaranthaceae, C.C. Townsend. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1985

Morphology General Habit
Low bushy perennial herb with entire alternate leaves
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence solitary, sessile, axillary, globular or very shortly ovoid, congested-cymose, bracteate; partial inflorescence basically of ultimate triads of a central fertile and 2 lateral sterile modified flowers formed of bracteoliform processes, but apparently variable and sometimes one modified flower absent or replaced by a second fertile flower; fruiting head possibly falling entire
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Perianth
Perianth-segments 5, decreasing in size inwards
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 5, very short, the filaments delicate and monadelphous at the base, alternating with very short irregularly triangular pseudostaminodes; anthers minute, bilocular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Pistil
Ovary with a single pendulous ovule, depressed-ovoid, glabrous; style short, bifid above with 2 linear stigmatal branches
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit a thin-walled capsule, rupturing irregularly
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seed compressed-ovoid; endosperm copious.

Native to:

Kenya

Allmaniopsis Suess. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 1: 2 (1950)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Mitt. Bot. Staats., München 1: 2 (1950)

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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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/
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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