African Plant Database

Erythrococca abyssinica Pax
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 87 (1894)
Information on the genus : Erythrococca
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Erythrococca parvifolia Chiov. (1939)
=Deflersia erythrococca Schweinf. (1893)
=Claoxylon deflersii Schweinf. ex Pax & K. Hoffm.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect shrub 1-3 m tall; stipules forming spines to 1,5 mm long.
Ecology : Forest or dense woodland, mostly along rivers; less often in more open Acacia woodland; 1250-2000 m alt.

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
carte afrique num 105442
Record n°105442
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