1. Family: Ranunculaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Clematis L.
      1. Clematis thalictrifolia Engl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania to N. Zambia.

    [FZ]

    Ranunculaceae, A. W. Exell and E. Milne-Redhead. Flora Zambesiaca 1:1. 1960

    Habit
    Woody trailing plant, younger stems longitudinally ribbed and furrowed, rather sparsely pubescent.
    Leaves
    Leaves bipinnate or pinnate-ternate; leaflets and segments of deeply cut leaflets narrowly elliptic, glabrous or nearly so on the upper surface, sparsely pilose beneath.
    Flowers
    Flowers solitary (always ?), axillary, with peduncles up to 7.5 cm. long and pedicels up to 11 cm. long.
    Calyx
    Sepals 4, 2.5–3.5 cm. long, white, purplish outside, pubescent outside, more densely so on the margins and tomentose within.
    Anthers
    Anthers 3.5 mm. long.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre

    Clematis thalictrifolia Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1950 Kassner [2589], Congo, DRC K000076046 isotype

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 45: 270 (1910)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Exell, A.W. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1960). Flora Zambesiaca 1(1): 1-336. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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