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  1. Family: Thymelaeaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Peddiea Harv.
      1. Peddiea puberula Domke

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania (Uluguru Mountains).

    [FTEA]

    Thymelaeaceae, B. Peterson (University of Göteborg). Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1978

    Habit
    Subshrub to shrub 1–3 m. or small tree 6–8 m. high.
    Leaves
    Petiole 1–7 mm. long; leaf-blade lanceolate or rarely oblanceolate, 60–120 mm. long, 20–50 mm. wide, acuminate, basally obtuse or subobtuse, subcoriaceous.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence umbellate, ± 10-flowered; peduncle 15–20 mm. long, puberulous.
    Flowers
    Flowers 4–5-merous, greenish yellow, paler within, purplish at base; pedicel 2–5 mm. long, puberulous.
    Calyx
    Calyx-tube 15–20 mm. long, puberulous, later sometimes nearly glabrous; lobes 2.5–4 mm. long, 1.5–3 mm. wide, inner shorter and somewhat broader, ± puberulous on both sides, revolute.
    Stamens
    Anthers ± 1 mm. long, filaments of same length.
    Ovary
    Ovary 2 mm. long, densely hairy at apex; disc deeply lobed, glabrous.
    Fruits
    Young fruits green.
    Habitat
    Upland rain-forest; 1300–2200 m.
    Distribution
    T6 not known elsewhere

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania

    Other Data

    Peddiea puberula Domke appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 12: 386 (1935)

    Accepted by

    • Peterson, B. (1978). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Thymelaeaceae: 1-37.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Peterson, B. (1978). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Thymelaeaceae: 1-37.

    Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • J.P.M. Brenan, Check-lists of the Forest Trees and Shrubs of the British Empire no. 5, part II, Tanganyika Territory p. 610 (1949).
    • Domke in Notizblatt des Botanischen Gartens und Museums zu Berlin-Dahelm 12: 386 (1935).

    Sources

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

    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