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Genus: Lachnaea

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

Lachnaea sp. Photographed in Coastal fynbos, Kleinmond Nature Reserve (Western Cape, South Africa).

 

Forty species, endemic to South Africa (in Northern Cape, Western Cape and Eastern Cape).

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI).

Lachnaea alpina

 

Lachnaea aurea

 

Lachnaea axillaris

 

Lachnaea burchellii

 

Lachnaea capitata

 

Lachnaea densiflora

 

Lachnaea diosmoides

 

Lachnaea elsieae

 

Lachnaea ericoides

 

Lachnaea eriocephala

 

Lachnaea filamentosa

 

Lachnaea filicaulis

 

Lachnaea funicaulis

 

Lachnaea globulifera

 

Lachnaea glomerata

 

Lachnaea gracilis

 

Lachnaea grandiflora

 

Lachnaea greytonensis

 

Lachnaea laniflora

 

Lachnaea laxa

 

Lachnaea leipoldtii

 

Lachnaea macrantha

 

Lachnaea marlothii

 

Lachnaea montana

 

Lachnaea naviculifolia

 

Lachnaea nervosa

 

Lachnaea oliverorum

 

Lachnaea pedicellata

 

Lachnaea pendula

 

Lachnaea penicillata

 

Lachnaea pomposa

 

Lachnaea pudens

 

Lachnaea pusilla

 

Lachnaea rupestris

 

Lachnaea ruscifolia

 

Lachnaea sociorum

 

Lachnaea stokoei

 

Lachnaea striata

 

Lachnaea uniflora

 

Lachnaea villosa

 

 

 


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