African Plant Database


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 African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 119820
 
Record n°119820 modified 2007-04-02
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