African Plant Database

Erythrococca berberidea Prain
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 92 (1911)
Information on the genus : Erythrococca
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Straggly or scandent shrub or tree 2,5-5 m tall; stipules thorny, 3-4 mm long, straight or slightly curved, arising from an elongate spine-shield, strongly accrescent.
Ecology : Dry evergreen forest; coastal forest margins, woodland and scrub; locally common; 230 m alt. (Tanzania).
  S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Shrub - Ht 1.2 - 3 m. Alt: 10 - 765 m. Distribution: EC, KN

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 279 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
carte afrique num 105438
Record n°105438
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