African Plant Database


Cladostemon kirkii (Oliv.) Pax & Gilg
Family : CAPPARACEAE
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenw. Ost -Afr. C 185 (1895)
Information on the genus : Cladostemon
Basionym : Euadenia kirkii Oliv.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Euadenia kirkii Oliv. (1868)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cladostemon paradoxus A. Br. & Vatke (1876)
=Cladostemon paxianus Gilg (1895)
=Ritchiea gigantocarpa Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Sparingly branched tree or shrub, rarely a scrambler, to 10 m.
Ecology : Dry evergreen forest, deciduous (coastal) thickets, secondary scrub; 0-800 m alt. S. Africa (Natal, Swaziland).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 1 - 7 m. Alt: 15 - 245 m. Distribution: KN, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 13: 140-142 (1970).
  • Fl. S. Africa 13: 141 (1970).
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 52[2]: t.2079 (1993).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 13037
 
Record n°13037
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