African Plant Database

Abutilon angulatum (Guill. & Perr.) Mast.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 183 (1868)
Information on the genus : Abutilon
Basionym : Bastardia angulata Guill. & Perr.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Abutilon angulatum (Guill. & Perr.) Mast. var. angulatum
 Bastardia angulata Guill. & Perr. (1831)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sida macrophylla Hils. & Bojer ex Baill. (1885)
=Abutilon intermedium Hochst. ex Garcke (1867)
=Abutilon eetveldeanum De Wild. & T. Durand (1899)
Taxon infra-specific
Abutilon angulatum (Guill. & Perr.) Mast. var. angulatum
Abutilon angulatum var. macrophyllum (Baill.) Hochr. (1955)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrubby perennial ±woody herb or shrub 2(-3-4) m tall, occasionally taller; with characteristic angular stems.
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Ecology : Riverine forest and bush, river-banks; pans; alluvial Acacia wooded grassland, and grassland on black clay; Anogeissus- Boswellia woodland on sand; roadsides;low scrub and bush; forest regrowth; to 2000 m alt. S. Africa; Botswana, Namibia; Madagascar.
Biol./Eco : Shrub; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Malvaceae : 121 (2009).
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Record n°175702 modified 2007-03-29
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