African Plant Database


Adansonia situla (Lour.) Spreng.
Family : Bombacaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Syst. Veg. (ed. 16) [Sprengel] 3: 124 (1826) 
Information on the genus : Adansonia
Basionym : Ophelus sitularius Lour.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Adansonia digitata L. (- fide Ann. Missouri Bot. Garden 82: 440--470 (1995).)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Adansonia digitata L. (1753)
 Ophelus sitularius Lour. (1790)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Adansonia somalensis Chiov. (1932)
=Adansonia sphaerocarpa A. Chev.
=Adansonia sulcata A. Chev. (1906)
=Adansonia digitata var. congolensis A. Chev. (1906)
=Adansonia kilima Pettigrew & al. (2012)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 37: 198 (1982)
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°128310
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