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Genus: Gymnosporia

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 > Rosids > Eurosid I > Family: Celastraceae

About 80 species, native to Africa, Madagascar, southern Europe, Asia, Australia and Polynesian Islands. There are 29 species native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI), Flora of Zimbabwe and Flora of Mozambique.

Gymnosporia arenicola


Gymnosporia bachmannii


Gymnosporia buxifolia

Gymnosporia capitata


Gymnosporia crenulata


Gymnosporia devenishii


Gymnosporia elliptica


Gymnosporia filiformis


Gymnosporia gariepensis


Gymnosporia glaucophylla


Gymnosporia grandifolia


Gymnosporia harveyana

Gymnosporia heterophylla


Gymnosporia linearis


Gymnosporia macrocarpa


Gymnosporia maranguensis


Gymnosporia markwardii


Gymnosporia matoboensis

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

Gymnosporia mossambicensis

Gymnosporia nemorosa


Gymnosporia oxycarpa


Gymnosporia polyacanthus


Gymnosporia pubescens


Gymnosporia putterlickioides


Gymnosporia rubra


Gymnosporia senegalensis

Gymnosporia tenuispina


Gymnosporia uniflora


Gymnosporia woodii



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