1. Family: Annonaceae Juss.
    1. Greenwayodendron Verdc.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Tanzania.

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Tall trees, sometimes attaining 45 m. or shrubs; indumentum sparse and of simple hairs
    Flowers
    Flowers polygamous, hermaphrodite or male, solitary or in few-several-flowered fascicles, leaf-opposed; bracts and bracteoles present, the latter placed just under the calyx
    Calyx
    Sepals 3, very slightly imbricate, slightly united at the base, much smaller than the petals
    Corolla
    Petals 6, in 2 whorls of 3, the outer whorl valvate at the apex in bud but open and revealing inner petals at base, the inner whorl almost imbricate, not distinctly valvate, free, subequal, mostly lanceolate or linear, pubescent on both sides save at base inside
    Stamens
    Stamens numerous in ♂ flowers, less numerous in hermaphrodite flowers, linear or linear-oblong; filaments very short; anther-cells extrorse; prolongation of connective ovate, oblong, tongue-like or very short, flattened laterally, sometimes toothed, not in any way broadly laterally truncate
    Carpels
    Carpels 10–20, free, linear or oblong, 1–3-ovuled; style obsolete; stigma globose or rhombic, compressed, obscurely lobulate, pubescent at the apex
    Fruits
    Monocarps 2–18, indehiscent, globose, distinctly stipitate, l–2(–3)-seeded; endocarp often densely filled with orange-red glands
    Seeds
    Seeds depressed globose, very distinctly rugose and often with a circumferential groove; endosperm penetrated by very numerous spine-like projections from inner seed-integument.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda, Zaïre

    Greenwayodendron Verdc. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Adansonia, n.s., 9: 89 (1969)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • in Adansonia, sér. 2, 9: 89 (1969)

    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 2018. 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 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