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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is CE. Tanzania.

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Shrub or small tree up to 2 m. high.
    Branches
    Branches slender, glabrous.
    Leaves
    Petiole 1–5 mm. long; leaf-blade lanceolate or rarely oblanceolate or obovate, (120–)146–214(–234) mm. long, (39–)44–60(–68) mm. wide, slightly acute, basally cordate or subcordate, membranous, margin ± wavy.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence a terminal umbel, 20–34(–55)-flowered; peduncle 15–30 mm. long.
    Flowers
    Flowers 4-merous, greenish yellow; pedicel 3–5 mm. long.
    Calyx
    Calyx-tube 8–16 mm. long, usually striate, glabrous; lobes ovate, 2 mm. long, 1.2–2.0 mm. wide, slightly puberulous on the inside of the margin.
    Anthers
    Anthers 0.8–1.0 mm., subsessile.
    Pistil
    Ovary 2–3 mm. long, glabrous; disc 0.3–0.5 mm., irregularly lobed, glabrous; style 4–8 mm.
    Fruits
    Fruit blackish.
    Seeds
    Seed 7–9 mm. long, 4–5 mm. wide.
    Figures
    Fig. 4/9, p. 13.
    Habitat
    Upland rain-forest; 1000–2000 m.
    Distribution
    T6 known only from the Nguru, Ukaguru and Uluguru Mts.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania

    Other Data

    Peddiea subcordata Domke appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 12: 387 (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: 387 (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