1. Family: Sapindaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eriocoelum Hook.f.
      1. Eriocoelum lawtonii Exell

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Zambia.

    [FZ]

    Sapindaceae, A. W. Exell. Flora Zambesiaca 2:2. 1966

    Habit
    Slender tree up to c. 10. m. tall; bark smooth, grey; branchlets fulvous-tomentose.
    Leaves
    Leaves up to 15 cm. long; petiole c. 3 mm. long (but lowest pair of leaflets often caducous); leaflets 3–4-jugate; petiolules 2–6 mm. long, thickened, fulvous-tomentose; leaflet-lamina up to 30 × 11 cm. (Holmes 1166), oblong-elliptic, chartaceous, glandular-pubescent on the midrib above, sparsely pubescent on the midrib below, with tufts of hairs on the under surface in the axils of the lateral nerves, otherwise glabrous, apex usually acuminate, margin entire, base obtuse to rounded; lateral nerves 11–13 pairs.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence a fulvous-tomentose terminal or axillary paniculate or racemoid thyrse up to 20 cm. long.
    Flowers
    Flowers whitish, sweetly scented; pedicels 2–4·5 mm. long, pubescent.
    Calyx
    Sepals 1·7 × 1 mm., ovate-triangular, pubescent.
    Corolla
    Petals 6 × 2 mm., narrowly ovate-triangular, pilose.
    Disc
    Disk patelliform with crenate margin.
    Androecium
    Stamens with pilose filaments 4 mm. long; anthers 1·3 mm. in diam., subcircular in outline; staminodes with glabrous filaments 1 mm. long in female flowers.
    Pistil
    Ovary fulvous-pilose; style 4 mm. long, nearly glabrous; pistillode 1 × 1 mm., 3-gonous, tomentose, in male flowers.
    Fruits
    Fruit 1–1·5 × 1·5–2 cm., glabrescent when ripe.

    Distribution

    Eriocoelum lawtonii Exell appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 38: 112 (1964)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
    • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1966). Flora Zambesiaca 2(2): 353-653. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

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

    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