Corallocarpus schinzii Cogn. ex Schinz
  • Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Corallocarpus schinzii Cogn. ex Schinz. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000619932. Accessed on: 06 Jun 2020'

Diagnostic Description

Perennial herb, climber or prostrate; stems puberulous, spiculate; petioles antrorsely puberulous; fruit red, usually solitary, puberulous, 12-24 mm in diameter, stalks 1-10 mm long.

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    Morphology

    Folia longiuscule petiolata, utrinque praecipue subtus tenuissime denseque punctato-scabra ovato-cordata, basi profunde emarginata, integra v. obscure trilobata, margine undulato-subcrenulata ; pedunculus communis masculus gracilis, rectus, brevissime hirtellus, petiolo brevior; flores feminei breviuscule pedunculati, solitarii v. geminati; fructus ovoideo-oblongus, apice non rostratus subrotundatus; semina fuscescentia, ovoidea, ad basin compressa et leviter attenuata, sublaevia, tenuiter marginata.

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    Habitat

    Sandy soil in arid areas, among shrublets.

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    Distribution

    Angola, Namibia, South Africa (Northern Cape).

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      Bibliography

    • 1 Schinz, H. 1889. Beiträge zur kenntnis der flora von Deutsch-Südwest-Afrika und der angrenzenden gebiete II. Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 30: 138 - 186.
    • 2 Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg

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    Cucurbitaceae
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    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • B All Rights Reserved
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).