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Capparis fascicularis DC.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 1: 248 (1824)
Information on the genus : Capparis
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Capparis fascicularis DC. var. fascicularis (1824)
 Capparis flanaganii Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
 Capparis rudatisii Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
 Capparis transvaalensis Schinz (1912)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Capparis transvaalensis var. calvescens (Gilg & Gilg-Ben.) Marais
=Capparis calvescens Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
=Capparis somalensis Gilg (1895)
=Capparis rothii Oliv. (1868)
=Capparis jodotricha Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
=Capparis oliveriana Gilg (1904)
=Capparis schlechteri Schinz (1912)
=Capparis solanoides Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
=Capparis marlothii Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
Taxon infra-specific
Capparis fascicularis DC. var. fascicularis (1824)
Capparis fascicularis var. zeyheri (Turcz.) Toelken (1824)
Capparis fascicularis var. elaeagnoides (Gilg) DeWolf (1824)
Capparis fascicularis var. scheffleri (Gilg & Gilg-Ben.) DeWolf (1824)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scrambling shrub, to 3-4 m, sometimes with branches to 10 m.
Ecology : Deciduous bushland and thickets, grassland with scattered trees; upland dry evergreen and riverine forest, sometimes on termite-hills; secondary scrub; 100-2100 m alt. Botswana. Comprises 3 vars.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 174381
Record n°174381
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