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Genus: Gnidia

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Order: Malvales > Family: Thymelaeaceae

Gnidia pinifolia, Kleinmond Nature Reserve (Western Cape, South Africa).

Gnidia sp., Brenton Blue Butterfly Reserve (Western Cape, South Africa).

About 140 species, native mainly to Africa but also to Madagascar and India. Eighty-eight 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.

Gnidia aberrans


Gnidia albosericea


Gnidia anomala


Gnidia anthylloides


Gnidia baurii


Gnidia burchellii


Gnidia caffra


Gnidia calocephala


Gnidia caniflora


Gnidia canoargentea


Gnidia capitata


Gnidia chrysantha

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique. See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Gnidia chrysophylla


Gnidia clavata


Gnidia compacta


Gnidia coriacea


Gnidia cuneata


Gnidia decurrens


Gnidia denudata


Gnidia deserticola


Gnidia ericoides


Gnidia fastigiata


Gnidia fourcadei


Gnidia francisci


Gnidia fraterna


Gnidia galpinii


Gnidia geminiflora


Gnidia gymnostachya


Gnidia humilis


Gnidia imbricata


Gnidia inconspicua


Gnidia insignis


Gnidia involucrata

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Gnidia juniperifolia


Gnidia kraussiana

See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Gnidia laxa


Gnidia linearifolia


Gnidia linoides


Gnidia macropetala


Gnidia meyeri


Gnidia microcephala


Gnidia microphylla


Gnidia myrtifolia


Gnidia nana


Gnidia nitida


Gnidia nodiflora


Gnidia obtusissima


Gnidia oppositifolia


Gnidia orbiculata


Gnidia ornata


Gnidia parviflora


Gnidia parvula


Gnidia pedunculata


Gnidia penicillata


Gnidia phaeotricha


Gnidia pinifolia


Gnidia polyantha


Gnidia polycephala


Gnidia propinqua


Gnidia pulchella


Gnidia racemosa


Gnidia renniana


Gnidia robusta


Gnidia rubescens


Gnidia scabra


Gnidia scabrida


Gnidia sericea


Gnidia sericocephala


Gnidia setosa


Gnidia similis


Gnidia simplex


Gnidia singularis


Gnidia spicata


Gnidia splendens


Gnidia squarrosa


Gnidia strigillosa


Gnidia styphelioides


Gnidia suavissima


Gnidia subcordata


Gnidia tenella


Gnidia thesioides


Gnidia tomentosa


Gnidia triplinervis


Gnidia variabilis


Gnidia virescens

Recorded from Mozambique.


Gnidia wikstroemiana


Gnidia wilmsii


Gnidia woodii


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