African Plant Database

Ritchiea capparoides (Andrews) Britten
Protologue : J. Bot. 55: 279 (1917) 
Information on the genus : Ritchiea
Basionym : Crateva capparoides Andrews
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Crateva capparoides Andrews
 Ritchiea capparoides (Andrews) Britten var. capparoides (1917)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Ritchiea fragrans (Sims) R. Br.
=Crateva fragrans Sims
=*Ritchiea fragrans (Sims) R. Br. ex G. Don (1831)
=Maerua insignis Pax (1894)
=Ritchiea insignis (Pax) Gilg (1904)
=Ritchiea fragariodora Gilg (1904)
=Ritchiea boukokoensis Tisser. & Sillans (1953)
=Ritchiea apiculata Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
=Ritchiea bussei Gilg (1904)
=Ritchiea engleriana Buscal. & Muschl. (1913)
=Ritchiea insculpta Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
=Ritchiea werthiana Gilg (1901)
=Ritchiea immersa De Wild. (1908)
=Ritchiea ealaensis De Wild. (1908)
=Ritchiea pynaertii De Wild. (1908)
=Ritchiea leucantha Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
=Ritchiea thouretiae Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
=Ritchiea laurentii De Wild. (1908)
Taxon infra-specific
Ritchiea capparoides var. longipedicellata (Gilg) DeWolf
Ritchiea capparoides (Andrews) Britten var. capparoides (1917)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Woody climber or shrub, to 10 m.
Ecology : Dry lowland evergreen or deciduous forest, edges of lowland rain-forest, thicket and secondary bushland; 0-450 m alt.; often in coastal areas. Comprises 2 vars.
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Record n°129702 modified 2014-08-28
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