African Plant Database

Drypetes arguta (Müll. Arg.) Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Information on the genus : Drypetes
Basionym : Cyclostemon argutus Müll. Arg.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyclostemon argutus Müll. Arg. (1866)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or slender tree to 6 m tall.
Ecology : Forest (generally dryer types); evergreen- and evergreen-kloof forest; coastal deciduous woodland, scrub and thicket; 0-750 m alt.
  S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Tree - Ht 1 - 8 m. Alt: 10 - 700 m. Distribution: EC, KN, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 211
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carte afrique num 107741
Record n°107741
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