African Plant Database


Caucanthus auriculatus (Radlk.) Nied.
Family : MALPIGHIACEAE
Protologue : Arbeiten Bot. Inst. Königl. Lyceums Hosianum Braunsberg 6: 18 (1915)
Information on the genus : Caucanthus
Basionym : Triaspis auriculata Radlk.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Triaspis auriculata Radlk. (1883)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Caucanthus cinereus Nied. (1904)
=Caucanthus argenteus Nied. (1904)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climber to 5(-10) m long.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland, bushland and thicket, often riparian; and often in rocky places; also extending into upland dry evergreen forest and bushland; deciduous Acacia-Balanites-Zizyphus woodland; rocky hilltops and ravines (Tanzania); 150-2200 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 13945
 
Record n°13945
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