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Genus: Zygophyllum

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: Zygophyllaceae

About 120 species (Mediterranean to central Asia, Africa and Australia), with 41 species native to southern Africa.

Genera native to southern Africa

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

Zygophyllum applanatum

 

Zygophyllum botulifolium

 

Zygophyllum chrysopteron

 

Zygophyllum clavatum

 

Zygophyllum cordifolium

Zygophyllum cuneifolium

 

Zygophyllum cylindrifolium

 

Zygophyllum debile

 

Zygophyllum divaricatum

 

Zygophyllum dregeanum

 

Zygophyllum flexuosum

 

Zygophyllum foetidum

 

Zygophyllum fulvum

 

Zygophyllum fuscatum

 

Zygophyllum giessii

 

Zygophyllum hirticaule

 

Zygophyllum incrustatum

 

Zygophyllum leptopetalum

Zygophyllum leucocladum

 

Zygophyllum lichtensteinianum

Zygophyllum longicapsulare

 

Zygophyllum longistipulatum

 

Zygophyllum macrocarpon

 

Zygophyllum maculatum

 

Zygophyllum maritimum

 

Zygophyllum microcarpum

 

Zygophyllum morgsana

Zygophyllum prismatocarpum

 

Zygophyllum pterocaule

 

Zygophyllum pubescens

 

Zygophyllum pygmaeum

 

Zygophyllum retrofractum

 

Zygophyllum rigidum

 

Zygophyllum rogersii

 

Zygophyllum schreiberanum

 

Zygophyllum sessilifolium

 

Zygophyllum simplex

Zygophyllum spinosum

[= Zygophyllum procumbens]

Zygophyllum stapffii

 

Zygophyllum tenue

 

Zygophyllum teretifolium

 
 

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