Status: this genus has not yet been assessed for species diversity and endemism
- Species in Fl. Madag: 40 (38 endemic, 2 indigenous non-endemic)
- Accepted published species: 40 (39 endemic, 1 indigenous non-endemic)
Additional taxonomic work: in progress
Species level data entry: not yet complete
Note: 1 of the 2 spp signaled as non-endemic in Fl. Madagasc., was erroneously recorded from Seychelles and does in fact appear to be endemic.
Contributed/compiled by: M. Callmander and P.B. Phillipson
Updated on: 09 Oct. 2008