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Genus: Allophylus

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 II > Order: Sapindales > Family: Sapindaceae

About 200 species but species limits are debatable. Nine species are 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.

Allophylus abyssinicus

Recorded from Zimbabwe. See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Allophylus africanus

See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Allophylus chaunostachys

See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Allophylus chirindensis

Recorded from Zimbabwe. See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Allophylus decipiens


Allophylus dregeanus


Allophylus mossambicensis

Recorded from Mozambique.


Allophylus natalensis


Allophylus rubifolius

See Flora of Zimbabwe.



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