African Plant Database


Boscia foetida Schinz
Family : CAPPARACEAE
Protologue : Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 29: 49 (1888)
Information on the genus : Boscia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Boscia foetida Schinz subsp. foetida (1888)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Boscia rautanenii Schinz (1906)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Boscia foetida Schinz subsp. foetida (1888)
Boscia foetida subsp. longipedicellata (Gilg) Toelken
Boscia foetida subsp. minima Toelken
Boscia foetida subsp. rehmanniana (Pestal.) Toelken
Boscia foetida subsp. filipes (Gilg) Lötter (2002)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, to 5 m.
Ecology : River sides (Mozambique) – Driest types of woodland and bushland (Zimbabwe). Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, S. Africa (Transvaal, Natal, Cape). Comprises 2 subspp.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 174373
 
Record n°174373
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