African Plant Database


Grewia microcarpa K. Schum.
Family : Tiliaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Notizbl. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 2: 190
Information on the genus : Grewia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Grewia aneimenoclada K. Schum. (1903)
=Grewia microcarpa var. aneimenoclada (K. Schum.) Burret (1910)
=Grewia polyantha K. Schum. (1903)
=Grewia microcarpa var. polyantha (K. Schum.) Burret (1910)
=Grewia swynnertonii J.R. Drumm. ex Baker f. (1911)
=Grewia utilis Exell (1934)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub sometimes trailing, or tree 3-9 m tall, with young slender, rounded branchlets.
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Ecology : Thicket-forming species; margins of riverine fringes; wooded savanna; rocks; coastal bushland (Kenya); 1-1450 m alt. Collections from around Dar es Salaam may belong to another distinct species.
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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