African Plant Database


Cadaba termitaria N.E. Br.
Family : CAPPARACEAE
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. t. 2527 (1899)  
Information on the genus : Cadaba
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cadaba macropoda Gilg (1904)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched bush to c. 3-5 m; branches straggling or occasionally 'scandent.
Ecology : Dry woodland or bushland in the hotter and drier areas or on termite-mounds in Brachystegia woodland. Botswana, S. Africa (Transvaal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub- Ht 1.5 - 3 m. Alt: 275 - 1310 m. Distribution: BOT, LP, MP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 17: t.656 (1937).
  • Bothalia 3: 235 (1937).
  • Fl. S. Africa 13: 173-175 (1970).
 
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
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 12637
 
Record n°12637
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