African Plant Database


Plukenetia africana Sond.
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Linnaea 23: 110 (1850)
Information on the genus : Plukenetia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pterococcus africanus (Sond.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
 Sajorium africanum (Sond.) Baill.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Plukenetia hastata Müll. Arg. (1864)
=Pseudotragia schinzii Pax (1908)
=Pseudotragia scandens Pax (1908)
=Tragia schultzeana Dinter ex Pax & K. Hoffm.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Dwarf shrub - Ht 0.3 - 0.8 m. Alt: 950 - 1100 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 242 (1937).
  • Merxmueller, H. von & J. Cramer (1968). Prodromus: einer flora von Südwestafrika. 67: 14
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 106925
 
Record n°106925
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