African Plant Database

Acridocarpus zanzibaricus A. Juss.
Protologue : Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2 13: 271 (1840)
Information on the genus : Acridocarpus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Acridocarpus zanzibaricus A. Juss. var. zanzibaricus (1840)
Taxon infra-specific
Acridocarpus zanzibaricus var. brachyphyllus Chiov.
Acridocarpus zanzibaricus A. Juss. var. zanzibaricus (1840)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Weak-stemmed shrub to 3 m tall, rarely trailing or climbing to 4 m.
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Ecology : Coastal bushland, often on cliffs, granitic or coral outcrops; also margins of dry evergreen forest and deciduous woodland; riverine vegetation; 0-230 m alt.
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