African Plant Database

Grewia fabreguesii E. Boudour.
Family : Tiliaceae
Protologue : Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., sect B Ser. 4, 10(4): 397 (1988)
Information on the genus : Grewia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Grewia flavescens Juss.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Grewia flavescens Juss. var. flavescens
=Grewia flavescens Juss. (1804)
=Vincentia flavescens (Juss.) Burret (1926)
=Vinticena flavescens (Juss.) Burret (1935)
=Grewia platyclada K. Schum. (1900)
=Vincentia platyclada (K. Schum.) Burret (1926)
=Vinticena platyclada (K. Schum.) Burret (1935)
=Grewia homblei De Wild. (1915)
=Grewia kapiriensis De Wild. (1915)
=Grewia flavescens var. longipedunculata Burret
=Grewia flavescens var. brevipedunculata Burret (1804)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or liane 1-4 m long, many-stemmed with stems 2-5 cm , strongly grooved, 4-winged (2 wings more salient and 1/2 ridgelike).
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Ecology : Rocky hillside; granitic scree; sandy-clayey plateau on sandstone; rocky slope; sandy-silty soils (5-25 cm thickness) on sandstone with G. flavescens; to 1080 m alt. Namibia. Treated as a synonym of G. flavescens by Whitehouse, 2001.
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Record n°121706 modified 2007-01-10
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