African Plant Database

Casearia gladiiformis Mast.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 493 (1871)
Information on the genus : Casearia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Casearia holtzii Gilg (1908)
=Casearia junodii Schinz (1900)
=Casearia macrodendron Gilg (1908)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree to 15-25 m tall.
Ecology : Rain-forest; dry evergreen, riverine and secondary forest; coastal woodland and bushland; 0-600 (in Kenya: 1700) m alt. S. Africa (Natal, Cape).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 2.28 - 24.38 m. Alt: 30 - 1675 m. Distribution: EC, KN

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1975). Flora of Tropical East Africa Flacourtiaceae: 49
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