African Plant Database

Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC. subsp. guineense
Information on the genus : Syzygium
Basionym : Calyptranthes guineensis Willd.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Calyptranthes guineensis Willd.
 Eugenia guineensis (Willd.) Baill. ex Laness. (1886)
 Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC. (1828)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Syzygium guineense subsp. littorale (Keay) Boutique
=Syzygium guineense var. littorale Keay
=Memecylon lopezianum A. Chev. (1917)
=*Syzygium littorale Aubrév. (1936)
=Eugenia fleuryi A. Chev. (1917)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 3 - 18 m. Alt: 10 - 1457 m. Distribution: KN, LP, MP, SWZ

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

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Consp. Fl. Angol. 4: 105-106 (1970).
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 126 (1986).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: (1991).
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Record n°16417 modified 2007-03-30
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