African Plant Database

Salix mucronata Thunb.
Protologue : Prodr. Pl. Cap. 1: 6 (1794) 
Information on the genus : Salix
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Salix capensis var. mucronata (Thunb.) Anderson
 Salix mucronata Thunb. subsp. mucronata
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Salix capensis var. gariepina (Burch.) Anderson
=Salix gariepina Burch. (1822)
=Salix mucronata var. caffra Burtt Davy
=Salix mucronata var. integra Burtt Davy
=Salix safsaf Forssk. ex Trautv.
=Salix kamerunensis Seemen (1910)
=Salix adamauensis Seemen (1910)
=Salix subserrata var. cyathipoda (Andersson ex A. Rich.) Cufod. (1953)
=Salix hutchinsii Skan (1917)
=Salix axillaris A. Rich.
=Salix cyathipoda Andersson ex A. Rich. (1850)
=Salix nigerica Skan (1917)
=Salix octandra A. Rich. (1850)
Taxon infra-specific
Salix mucronata subsp. capensis (Thunb.) Immelman (1987)
Salix mucronata subsp. hirsuta (Thunb.) Immelman (1987)
Salix mucronata Thunb. subsp. mucronata
Salix mucronata subsp. woodii (Seemen) Immelman (1987)
Salix mucronata subsp. subserrata (Willd.) R.H. Archer & Jordaan (2005)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : see more in the book
Ecology : Immelman (1987) considered S. subserrata Willd. as conspecific with S. mucronata, and divided the latter s. lat. into 5 subspecies[…]
  If treated as a separate entity its distribution ranges over S. Africa, S Namibia, Botswana (maps in Bothalia 35: 14-15, 2005).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 13 (1999).
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Record n°153362 modified 2007-01-31
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