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.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 121739
 
Record n°121739
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