African Plant Database


Choristylis rhamnoides Harv.
Family : Escalloniaceae
Family (APGIII) : ITEACEAE
Protologue : J. Bot. (Hooker) 1: 19 (1839)
Information on the genus : Choristylis
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Choristylis ulugurensis Mildbr. (1934)
=Choristylis shirensis Baker f. (1894)
=Baeobotrys rufescens E. Mey. (1844)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Weak erect or climbing shrub, 1,8-7 m tall or long.
Ecology : Evergreen forest and forest edges; riverine and valley forests, open hillsides (derived), sometimes in rock crevices, often by streams; 900-2400 m alt. S. Africa (Transvaal, Natal, Cape), Lesotho, Swaziland.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub, Climber- Ht 3 - 4 m. Alt: 460 - 1980 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 13660
 
Record n°13660 modified 2008-09-30
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