African Plant Database


Cadaba kirkii Oliv.
Family : CAPPARACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 90 (1868)
Information on the genus : Cadaba
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched dense rather straggling evergreen shrub, to 3-5m.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland, bushland and thickets, riverine forest; 650-1350 m alt. (E Africa) – Drier types of woodland or in thickets in river gullies, termite-mounds in Brachystegia woodland (Fl. Zambes. area).

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: 56
 
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 12648
 
Record n°12648 modified 2009-05-27
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