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Hypselodelphys (K. Schum.) Milne-Redh.
Kew Bull. 1950: 158-161 (1950); Hepper, Fl. Trop. W Africa 3(I): 88-89 (1968).

Description:
     Scandent or subscandent, much-branched plants. Cymules distinctly dolichoblastic, without interphyll, bracteoles 2 per cymule, glandular. Corolla tube ca. 1/4 of the length of the lobes; outer staminodes 2, ± unequal, petaloid; cucullate staminode with 2 branched appendage, the upper branch much shorter than the lower one; ovary with 3 ovulate locules. Fruit 3-lobed, densely muricate, indehiscent; seeds exarillate. (From Kubitzki, et al., p. 289)

Geographical Distribution:
     Sierra Leone to the Congo Basin.

Taxonomic Diversity:
     Comprises about four species.

Common Names, Uses and Notes:
     IPNI lists five species. Possibly a subgenus of Trachyphrynium (?)

Hypselodelphs poggeana (K.Schum.) Milne-Redh.

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