African Plant Database


Dovyalis rhamnoides (Burch. ex DC.) Burch. & Harv.
Family : SALICACEAE
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Information on the genus : Dovyalis
Basionym : Flacourtia rhamnoides Burch. ex DC.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Flacourtia rhamnoides Burch. ex DC. (1824)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dovyalis zizyphoides E. Mey. ex Sond. (1841)
=Celastrus flexuosus Thunb. (1818)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree to 6 m tall; trunk 20 cm ; branches divergent; branchlets generally with horizontal axillary slender and sharp spines to 6 cm long.
Ecology : Coastal dune scrub. S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 0.6 - 6.09 m. Alt: 5 - 1646 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 22: 86-88 (1976).
 
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Record n°16937
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