African Plant Database


Boscia minimifolia Chiov.
Family : CAPPARACEAE
Protologue : Stefan. & Paoli, Miss. Somal. Ital. Merid., Relaz. 240.; C (1916)
Information on the genus : Boscia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Boscia subtussulcata Chiov. (1929)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree, to 5 m.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora bushland and semi-desert open bushland, on alluvium, sand, gypsum, etc.; 150-1300 m alt.

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
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 12701
 
Record n°12701
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