African Plant Database


Maerua scandens (Klotzsch) Gilg
Family : CAPPARACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 33: 223 (1904) 
Information on the genus : Maerua
Basionym : Streblocarpus scandens Klotzsch
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Streblocarpus scandens Klotzsch
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small shrub or climber; fruit not seen.
Ecology : Dense coastal Brachystegia woodland.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 219-220

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 60
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 12558
 
Record n°12558
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