African Plant Database


Combretum comosum G. Don
Family : COMBRETACEAE
Protologue : Edinburgh Philos. J. 344 (1824)
Information on the genus : Combretum
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poivrea comosa (G. Don) Walp. (1830)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Combretum cordifolium Engl. ex De Wild. (1906)
=Combretum hispidum M. A. Lawson (1871)
=Combretum rhodanthum Engl. & Diels (1899)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scandent shrub or liane, several m long.
Ecology : Evergreen and rain-forest; wooded savannas; forest regrowth; ±350-1200 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 :
  • 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: 161
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 1124
 
Record n°1124
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