African Plant Database

Erythrococca bongensis Pax
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 88 (1894)
Information on the genus : Erythrococca
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Erythrococca olacifolia Prain (1911)
=Erythrococca paxii Rendle (1905)
=Erythrococca rigidifolia Pax (1909)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or semi-scandent shrub or tree to 6 m tall, but more commonly to 3,5 m; stipules aculeolate, 2 mm long, straight or hooked, pungent, slightly accrescent.
Ecology : Forest edges and associated bushland or thicket, especially in fire-protected places; along rivers and lakesides; in shade of riverine Acacia forest; savannas; 200-2440 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 279 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 105446
Record n°105446
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