African Plant Database

Boscia hypoglauca Gilg
Protologue : Annuario Reale Ist. Bot. Roma 6: 91 (1895)
Information on the genus : Boscia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir. (- fide TAPF 6: 348 (2011).)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Podoria senegalensis Pers.
=Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir. (1797)
=Boscia octandra Hochst. ex Radlk. (1884)
=Boscia firma Radlk. (1884)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub.
Ecology : Stony places; thickets. Only known from the type?

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: 55
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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