1. Family: Aizoaceae Martinov
    1. Tribulocarpus S.Moore

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Ethiopia to S. Africa.

    [FTEA]

    Aïzoaceae, C. Jeffrey. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1961

    Habit
    Farinose shrublets
    Leaves
    Leaves alternate, exstipulate
    Flowers
    Flowers in pedunculate leaf-opposed capitula, congested, polygamous, the upper one hermaphrodite, the lateral ones hermaphrodite or male
    Calyx
    Calyx gamosepalous, the tube very short in male flowers, 3–5 mm. long and cylindrical in hermaphrodite flowers; segments 5
    Stamens
    Stamens many, inserted in the mouth of the calyx-tube
    Pistil
    Ovary inferior, syncarpous, of 2 carpels, 2-locular; ovules 1 per cell, pendulous; style 1, stigmas 2
    Fruits
    Fruit compound, spiny.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cape Provinces, Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, Somalia

    Tribulocarpus S.Moore appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in J. Bot. 59: 228 (1921)

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • in J.B. 59: 228 (1921)

    Sources

    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 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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