African Plant Database

Cassinopsis ilicifolia (Hochst.) Kuntze
Protologue : Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 15: 228 (1940)
Information on the genus : Cassinopsis
Basionym : Hartogia ilicifolia Hochst.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hartogia ilicifolia Hochst. (1844)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cassinopsis capensis Sond. (1860)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scrambling shrub, glabrous, spiny, to 6 m tall; branches alternate, terete, ± flexuous, shining, green; spines straight, very acute, c. 2,5 cm long, in age apparently at the forks of older branches; leaves opposite,[…]
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Ecology : Wooded kloofs, stream banks.
  c. 300-1845 m alt. (S. Africa).
  S. Africa, Swaziland.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 1 - 6 m. Alt: 305 - 1845 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, KN, LP, MP, WC, SWZ
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 13693
Record n°13693
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