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
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 12637
 
Record n°12637
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