African Plant Database


Boscia pruinosa Chiov.
Family : CAPPARACEAE
Protologue : Res. Sci. Somal. Ital. 1: 20 (1916)
Information on the genus : Boscia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub of unknown habit; whitish, densely black-pointed bark; 'cuspidate leaves; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora open bushland; c. 200 m alt. Only known from the type collected in 1913.

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 Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 12705
 
Record n°12705
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