African Plant Database

Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Information on the genus : Commiphora
Basionym : Heudelotia africana A. Rich.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl. var. africana
 Commiphora calciicola Engl. (1910)
 Commiphora palmatifoliolata Chiov. (1932)
 Commiphora africana var. tubuk (Sprague) J. B. Gillett (1991)
 Commiphora tubuk Sprague (1927)
 Commiphora loandensis Engl. (1899)
 Commiphora rugosa Engl. (1905)
 Commiphora nkolola Engl. (1905)
 Balsamodendrum africanum (A. Rich.) Arn. (1839)
 Heudelotia africana A. Rich. (1832)
 Balsamea africana (A. Rich.) Baill.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Balsamea pilosa Engl. (1881) Hildebrandt 1184
=Commiphora pilosa (Engl.) Engl. (1883)
=Balsamodendrum africanum var. ramosissimus Oliv.
=Commiphora africana var. ramosissima (Oliv.) Engl.
=Commiphora pilosa var. meyeri-johannis Engl. (1883)
=Commiphora benadirensis Mattei (1908)
=Commiphora sambesiaca Engl. (1910)
=Balsamodendrum kotschyi O. Berg (1862)
=Balsamea kotschyi (O. Berg) Engl. (1881)
Taxon infra-specific
Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl. var. africana
Commiphora africana var. rubriflora (Engl.) Wild
Commiphora africana var. glaucidula (Engl.) J. B. Gillett (1991)
Commiphora africana var. oblongifoliolata (Engl.) J. B. Gillett (1991)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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carte afrique num 174724
Record n°174724
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