African Plant Database


Sclerocroton integerrimus Hochst.
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Information on the genus : Sclerocroton
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sapium integerrimum (Hochst.) J. Léonard
 Excoecaria integerrima (Hochst.) Müll. Arg.
 Stillingia integerrima (Hochst.) Baill.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sclerocroton reticulatus Hochst.
=Excoecaria reticulata (Hochst.) Müll. Arg.
=Sapium reticulatum (Hochst.) Pax (1912)
=Sapium armatum Pax & K. Hoffm.
=Excoecaria africana Sim
=Excoecaria hochstetteriana Müll. Arg.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 2-8 m tall with pendulous branches.
Ecology : Open Uapaca woodland; wooded grassland with Brachystegia, Sterculia, Adansonia; often dry forest and associated thicket or wooded grassland; sometimes riverine; 100-910 m alt.
  S. Africa; ? Guinea, Zaire.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Tree, Shrub - Ht 2 - 9 m. Alt: 15 - 460 m. Distribution: KN, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Radcliffe-Smith, Alan (2001). Genera Euphorbiacearum. Kew
 
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see under chg
 
Map
carte afrique num 108393
 
Record n°108393 modified 2006-03-31
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