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Solanum macrocarpon L.
Family : SOLANACEAE
Protologue : Mant. Pl. Altera: 205 (1771)
Information on the genus : Solanum
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Solanum crassifolium Salisb. (1796)
=Solanum dimorphum Matsum.
=Solanum macrocarpon var. calvum Bitter
=Solanum mors-elephantum Dammer (1894)
=Solanum thonningianum Jacq.
=Solanum atropo Schumach. & Thonn.
=Solanum macrocarpon var. parcesetosum Bitter
=Solanum macrocarpon var. primovestitum Bitter
=Solanum macrocarpon var. setosiciliatum Bitter
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Shrub - Ht 0.5 - 1.5 m. Alt: 35 - 1525 m. Distribution: EC, KN
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb, Shrub; Humid, Subhumid; uncertain; 1000-1499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Solanaceae : 210 (2012).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 119820
 
Record n°119820 modified 2007-04-02
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