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Genus: Anginon

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Euasterid II > Order: Apiales > Family: Apiaceae

Twelve species in total, all of which are native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of southern Africa - an online checklist (SANBI)

Anginon difforme

[=Rhyticarpus difformis]

See Southern Overberg wild flowers by Penny Mustart et al. p. 184.

Anginon pumilum


Anginon fruticosum


Anginon intermedium


Anginon jaarsveldii


Anginon paniculatum


Anginon rugosum


Anginon streyi


Anginon swellendamensis


Anginon tenuior


Anginon ternatum


Anginon verticillatum



  • Allison, I. & van Wyk, B-E. 1997. A revision of the genus Anginon (Apiaceae). Nordic Journal of Botany 17: 561-577.

  • van Wyk, B-E., Allison, I. & Tilney, P.M. 1997. Morphological variation and phylogenetic relationships in the genus Anginon (Apiaceae). Nordic Journal of Botany 17: 511-526.


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