African Plant Database

Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Family : Myrsinaceae
Protologue : Fl. Aegypt.-Arab. p. 106 (1775)
Information on the genus : Maesa
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Maesa lanceolata Forssk. var. lanceolata
 Baeobotrys lanceolata (Forssk.) Vahl (1790)
 Maesa lanceolata Forssk. subsp. lanceolata
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Maesa emirnensis A. DC. (1841)
=Maesa trichophlebia Baker (1883)
=Maesa rufescens A. DC. (1844)
=Maesa lanceolata var. rufescens (A. DC.) Taton (1980) (TA = accepted; SA = rejected)
=Maesa bequaertii De Wild. (1921)
=Maesa cordifolia Baker (1857)
=Maesa lanceolata var. djalonis (A. Chev.) Jacq.-Fél.
=*Maesa djalonis A. Chev. (1920)
=Maesa kamerunensis Mez (1902)
=Maesa lanceolata var. golungensis Hiern
=*Maesa lanceolata auct.
=Maesa quintasii Gilg (1901)
=Maesa rufo-velutina De Wild. (1921)
=Maesa serratodentata De Wild.
=Maesa lanceolata var. mildbraedii (Gilg & G. Schellenb.) Lebrun (TA = accepted; SA = rejected)
=Maesa mildbraedii Gilg & G. Schellenb. (1912)
=Maesa butaguensis De Wild. (1921)
=Maesa ruwenzoriensis De Wild. (1921)
=Maesa angolensis Gilg (1895)
=Maesa palustris Hochst. (1844)
=Maesa picta Hochst. (1841)
Taxon infra-specific
Maesa lanceolata Forssk. var. lanceolata
Maesa lanceolata var. rufescens (A. DC.) Taton (1980)
Maesa lanceolata var. mildbraedii (Gilg & G. Schellenb.) Lebrun
Maesa lanceolata subsp. borjaeana (Henriq.) White (1984)
Maesa lanceolata Forssk. subsp. lanceolata
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; Dry, Humid, Montane, Subhumid; Anthropic, Forest, Wooded Grassland, Woodland; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m, 2000-2499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

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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Record n°175679 modified 2008-06-23
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