1. Family: Achariaceae Harms
    1. Lindackeria C.Presl

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Africa, Southern America and Mexico Southeast..

    [FZ]

    Flacourtiaceae, H. Wild. Flora Zambesiaca 1:1. 1960

    Habit
    Unarmed shrubs or trees.
    Leaves
    Leaves petiolate, petioles sometimes elongate; lamina usually rather large, glabrous or hairy, hairs stellate or simple, margins usually toothed.
    Stipules
    Stipules present.
    Flowers
    Flowers bisexual or male by abortion, in racemes or solitary in the axils.
    Calyx
    Sepals 3, imbricate, concave.
    Corolla
    Petals 6–12, imbricate, not much longer than the sepals.
    Stamens
    Stamens co, filaments slender, free or rarely connate in a tube; anthers linear.
    Pistil
    Ovary shortly stalked, smooth, tuberculate or shortly echinate, usually hairy, 1-locular with 3 parietal placentas; placentas multiovulate or with relatively few ovules; style simple with inconspicuous stigmas.
    Fruits
    Fruit a globose, woody, echinate or warted capsule dehiscing tardily into 3 longitudinal valves.
    Seeds
    Seeds 1–3, with copious endosperm and a large embryo with flat, cordate cotyledons.
    [FTEA]

    Flacourtiaceae, H. Sleumer (Rijksherbarium, Leiden). Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1975

    Habit
    Shrubs or trees
    Leaves
    Leaves persistent or deciduous, alternate, subentire or generally dentate, penninerved, ± long-petiolate, stipulate
    Flowers
    Flowers bisexual or ♂ by abortion, in axillary racemes or panicles, rarely reduced to a solitary flower
    Calyx
    Sepals (2 or) 3, imbricate, concave, caducous
    Corolla
    Petals 6–12, imbricate, slightly longer than the sepals, white, caducous
    Stamens
    Stamens indefinite; filaments slender, free or rarely conglutinate below; anthers linear, opening lengthwise
    Pistil
    Ovary sometimes shortly stalked, smooth, tuberculate-muriculate or shortly echinate, 1-locular, with 3 (or 4) few- to multi-ovulate placentas; style filiform, entire or rarely shortly divided
    Fruits
    Capsule woody, with short obtuse emergences or with spines, tardily dehiscent into 3 (or 4) valves
    Seeds
    Seeds 1–3, rarely more, mutually compressed, partly covered with a red aril, with copious endosperm.

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    French Guiana

    Native to:

    Angola, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Burundi, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Gabon, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Peru, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre

    Lindackeria C.Presl appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Thomas, D.W. [4434], Cameroon K000106112

    First published in Reliq. Haenk. 2: 89 (1835)

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Rel. Haenk. 2: 89, t. 65 (1835).
    Flora Zambesiaca
    • Reliq. Haenk. 2: 89, t. 65 (1835).
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Sleumer in E.J. 94: 311 (1974)
    • Rel. Haenk. 2: 89, t. 65 (1835)

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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