Palisota

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Palisota
Palisota barteri.JPG
Palisota barteri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Commelinales
Family: Commelinaceae
Genus: Palisota
Rchb. ex Endl.
Synonyms[1]

Duchekia Kostel.


Palisota is a genus of plant in family Commelinaceae, first described in 1828. It is native to sub-Saharan Africa.[1][2]

Species[1]
  1. Palisota alopecurus Pellegr. - Cameroon, Gabon, Central African Republic, Congo-Brazzaville
  2. Palisota ambigua (P.Beauv.) C.B.Clarke - central Africa from Nigeria to Angola
  3. Palisota barteri Hook.f. - western + central Africa
  4. Palisota bicolor Mast. - Bioko
  5. Palisota bogneri Brenan - Gabon, Equatorial Guinea
  6. Palisota brachythyrsa Mildbr. - Cameroon, Gabon, Central African Republic, Congo-Brazzaville, Zaïre
  7. Palisota bracteosa C.B.Clarke - western + central Africa; naturalized in Trinidad & Tobago
  8. Palisota congolana Hua - Congo-Brazzaville
  9. Palisota flagelliflora Faden - Cameroon
  10. Palisota gracilior Mildbr. - Cameroon
  11. Palisota hirsuta (Thunb.) K.Schum. - western + central Africa
  12. Palisota lagopus Mildbr. - Gabon, Central African Republic, Congo-Brazzaville, Equatorial Guinea
  13. Palisota laurentii De Wild. - Zaïre
  14. Palisota laxiflora C.B.Clarke - São Tomé, Annobon
  15. Palisota mannii C.B.Clarke - central Africa from Nigeria to Tanzania
  16. Palisota myriantha K.Schum - Luanda region of Angola
  17. Palisota orientalis K.Schum. - Tanzania
  18. Palisota pedicellata K.Schum - São Tomé, Annobon
  19. Palisota preussiana K.Schum. ex C.B.Clarke - Bioko, Cameroon, Congo-Brazzaville
  20. Palisota pynaertii De Wild. - Zaïre
  21. Palisota satabiei Brenan - Cameroon, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Congo-Brazzaville
  22. Palisota schweinfurthii C.B.Clarke - central Africa from Nigeria to Tanzania and south to Zambia
  23. Palisota tholloni Hua - Cameroon, Gabon, Central African Republic, Congo-Brazzaville, Zaïre
  24. Palisota thyrsostachya Mildbr. - Zaïre
  25. Palisota waibelii Mildbr. - Cameroon

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Famlies
  2. ^ Faden, R. (2012). Commelinaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-244.