Adenia sect. Microblepharis

Description

Sepals free. Petals free.

Distribution

Africa: present Asia-Tropical: Madagascar: present SE. Asia: present
Africa (9 spp.), Madagascar (1 sp.), SE. Asia and Malesia (5 spp.).

Citation

in Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2. 1925: 492
HARMS - in E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam. 3. 1893: 84
MIQ. - in Fl. Ind. Bat. 1856: 702
MAST. - in Hook.f., Fl. Br. Ind. 2. 1879: 601
HALL.f. - in Med. Rijksherb. 1922: 8
BENTH. & HOOK.f. - in Gen. Pl. 1867: 813

Synonymy

Adenia sect. Microblepharis in Bot. Jahrb. 14: 376. 1891
  • Modecca (Microblepharis) in Prod. 1: 353. 1834
  • Modecca (Microblepharis), Gen. Pl.: 928. 1839
  • Microblepharis ROEM. in Syn. Mon. 2, Pepon.: 133, 200. 1846