Anemopaegma Mart. ex Meisn.
  • Pl. Vasc. Gen. 1: 300. 1840. (25-31 Oct 1840)


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General Information

ANEMOPAEGMA Mart. ex Meisn.

Bejucos (en Nicaragua), los tallos con (4–) 8 rayos de floema en corte transversal, las ramitas teretes; pseudoestípulas foliáceas o ausentes. Hojas 2–5-folioladas, frecuentemente con un zarcillo terminal simple o trífido. Inflorescencia un racimo axilar o terminal; flores amarillas; cáliz cupular, generalmente truncado; corola glabra o lepidoto-glandular por fuera; ovario elipsoide, generalmente estipitado, lepidoto o puberulento; disco pulviniforme. Fruto una cápsula elíptica a orbicular, a menudo fuertemente comprimida, lisa; semillas planas, completamente rodeadas por alas anchas hialino-membranáceas, o sin alas y entonces cafés y suberosas.

Género con 46 especies, mayormente en Sudamérica. 3 especies se encuentran en Nicaragua y una adicional se espera encontrar. Una especie más alcanza el este de Panamá.

  • Provided by: [D].Flora de Nicaragua
    • Source: [
    • 1
    • ]. 

    Lianas (in Central America), stems with (4-)8 phloem arms in cross section; branchlets terete without interpetiolar glandular fields; pseudostipules foliaceous or lacking. Leaves 2-5-foliolate, often with a simple or trifid terminal tendril. Inflorescence an axillary or terminal raceme. Flowers with the calyx cupular, truncate, usually with glands near the margin; corolla bright to pale yellow, tubu- lar-campanulate, glabrous or glandular-lepidote outside; anthers glabrous, the thecae straight, divaricate; pollen grains simple, ecolpate or 5-colpate, the exine reticulate; ovary ellipsoid, usually stipitate, lepidote or puberulous, the ovules 2-6-seriate in each locule; disc pulvinate. Fruit an elliptic to orbicular capsule, the valves parallel to the septum, usually strongly compressed, smooth; seeds flat, completely surrounded by a broad hyaline-membranaceous wing, or wingless and the seed body larger, brown and corky.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Habit

    Lianas

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    continental tropical America from Brazil and Argentina to Mexico.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Included Species

     Information From

    Bignoniaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    MBG Floras Images
    http://www.tropicos.org/ImageSearch.aspx
    Flora images. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2018.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora de Panama
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/PAC
    Robert E. Woodson, Jr. and Robert W. Schery Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Vol. 67, No. 4 (1980), pp. ii-xxxiii
    • C Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora de Nicaragua
    http://www.tropicos.org/projectwebportal.aspx?projectid=7&pagename=Home&langid=66
    WD Stevens, CU Ulloa, A Pool and OM Montiel. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, 2001
    • D Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • E CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).