African Plant Database

Dovyalis macrocarpa Bamps
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 34: 500 (1964)
Information on the genus : Dovyalis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Dovyalis spinosissima auct. non Gilg
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Spiny shrub 2-6 m tall; spines straight 0,5-4 cm long.
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Ecology : Savanna; secondary forest; forest regrowth; gallery forest; swampy formations; hill-sides; valley thickets; forest edges; banks of river; sclerophyllous formation; steppe with Acanthus; 1000-2000 m alt.
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Record n°16949 modified 2007-05-07
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