1. Family: Annonaceae Juss.
    1. Friesodielsia Steenis

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Assam to Hainana and W. & Central Malesia.

    [FTEA]

    Annonaceae, B. Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1971

    Habit
    Typically woody climbers or in Africa often shrubs, glabrous or with an indumentum of simple or rarely (in the single East African species) with forked or ± stellate hairs
    Flowers
    Flowers hermaphrodite, solitary, fascicled or in cymes, typically extra-axillary; bracts and bracteoles sometimes developed
    Calyx
    Sepals 3, valvate, often venose
    Corolla
    Petals 6, valvate, typically very unequal, the outer large and elongate, the inner much smaller, ovate-lanceolate or oblong, connivent over the stamens and ovaries with margins adhering, but in African species the petals are often much less unequal and the inner ones scarcely connivent
    Stamens
    Stamens numerous to very numerous, forming a hemispherical or subglabose androecium; filaments usually short; connective-appendages flattened and covering the anther-cells, nearly always hiding them and typically forming a flat tight pavement
    Carpels
    Carpels usually numerous, oblong or cylindric, with 1 (rarely 2) ovules in Asiatic species but 1–5 in African species; style distinct; stigma capitate or clavate, grooved
    Fruits
    Monocarps with 1 article or up to 5 in African species; articles cylindric, ellipsoid or sausage-shaped
    Seeds
    Seeds similarly shaped, smooth; testal intrusions into the endosperm lamelliform.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

    Friesodielsia Steenis appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg, sér. 3, 17: 458 (1948)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • in Blumea 12: 357 (1964)
    • in Bull. Bot. Gard. Buitenzorg, ser. 3, 17: 458 (1948)

    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 2020. 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 2020. 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