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Trochomeria macrocarpa (Sond.) Hook. f.
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Information on the genus : Trochomeria
Basionym : Zehneria macrocarpa Sond.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Zehneria macrocarpa Sond.
 Trochomeria macrocarpa (Sond.) Hook. f. subsp. macrocarpa
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Trochomeria nudiflora Burtt Davy
=Trochomeria atacorensis A. Chev. (1920)
=Trochomeria dalzielii Hutch.
=Trochomeria macroura Hook. f.
=Trochomeria dentata Cogn. ex Harms (1923)
=Trochomeria djurensis Schweinf. & Gilg (1904)
=Trochomeria harmsiana Bullock (1932)
=Trochomeria longipetala Zimm. (1922)
=Trochomeria verdickii De Wild. (1909)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Trochomeria macrocarpa (Sond.) Hook. f. subsp. macrocarpa
Trochomeria macrocarpa subsp. vitifolia (Hook. f.) R. Fern. & A. Fern.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial climbing or trailing herb to 2,5 m long; stems arising stems not woody. small and underdeveloped.
Ecology : Woodland and wooded grassland; grassland, bushland; 1000- 2500 m alt. (Kenya). Comprises 2 subspp. Botswana, S. Africa, Namibia.
  • Flow. Pl. Africa 30: pl. 1168 (2013)
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