Voandzeia subterranea (L.) Thouars


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Voandzeia subterranea (L.) Thouars. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000189266. Accessed on: 18 Oct 2021'

Morphology

Seeds variously coloured white, yellow, red or blackish or variously mottled, longest dimension 8·5–15 mm., shorter dimension 6·5–10 mm.

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    Standard yellow, obovate, 4–7 mm. long.

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    Pods 1–2·2 cm. long, 1·2–1·8 cm. wide, glabrous.

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    Racemes 1–3-flowered; peduncle 0·5–2 cm. long.

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    Calyx glabrous; tube ± 1 mm. long; lobes ±1 mm. long.

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    Annual herb with short compact to long loose sparsely pubescent densely leafy creeping stems.

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    Leaves held erect; leaflets elliptic, obovate or oblanceolate, 3–8 cm. long, 0·8–4 cm. wide, rounded or emarginate at the apex, cuneate at the base; petiole 2–30 cm. long; rhachis (0·1–)1–2·5 cm. long; petiolules 1–3 mm. long; stipules ovate, 3 mm. long.

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    Herbe'éparsement pubescente.'Feuilles'à stipules ovales, de ± 3 mm de long; pétiole grêle, de 8-30 cm de long; rachis de 10-25 mm de long; folioles à stipelles ovales, de ± 1 mm de long; pétiolule atteignant 3 mm de long; limbe obovale, elliptique à oblancéolé aigu à la base, émarginé au sommet, de 3-8 cm de long et 1-4 cm de large, papyracé.'Racèmes'1-3-flores, à pédoncule de 0,5-2 cm de long, tomenteux; bractées ovales-lancéolées, de ± 1 mm de long.'Fleurs'jaunes, atteignant 0,8 cm de long, courtement pédicellées; bractéoles semblables aux bractées; calice glabre, à tube de ± 1 mm de long, égalant ± les lobes; étendard de 4-7 mm de long; ailes oblancéolées, égalant ± la carène; carène de 4-6 mm de long; ovaire glabre; style de ± 4 mm de long.'Gousses'de 1-2 cm de long et ± 1,2 cm de large, glabres.'Graines de 10-15 mm de long et 9-10 mm de large; hile blanc.

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