African Plant Database

Eugenia capensis (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Harv. subsp. capensis
Protologue : Gen. S. Afr. Pl. 416; et in Fl. Cap. ii. 522
Information on the genus : Eugenia
Basionym : Memecylon capense Eckl. & Zeyh.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Memecylon capense Eckl. & Zeyh. (1836)
 Eugenia capensis (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Harv.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eugenia capensis var. major Sond.
=Myrtus capensis Harv. non Eugenia capensis (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Sond.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 1 - 6 m. Alt: 5 - 1150 m. Distribution: EC, KN

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 505 (2006).
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Record n°16573 modified 2005-04-21
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