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Solanum tettense Klotzsch
Protologue : Naturw. Reise Mossambique [Peters] 237 (1861) 
Information on the genus : Solanum
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Solanum tettense Klotzsch var. tettense (1861)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Solanum kwebense var. chondropetalum (Dammer) Bitter
=Solanum chondropetalum Dammer (1915)
=Solanum kwebense N.E. Br. ex C.H. Wright (1906)
=Solanum kwebense var. luderitzii (Schinz) Bitter
=Solanum luederitzii Schinz (1911)
=Solanum renschii Vatke (1880)
=Solanum tettense var. renschii (Vatke) A.E. Gonç. (1997)
=Solanum tenuiramosum Dammer (1912)
=Solanum upingtoniae Schinz (1911)
=Solanum diplocincinnum Dammer (1912)
=Solanum koniortodes Dammer (1915)
=Solanum kibweziense Dammer (1915)
=Solanum baidoense Chiov. (1916)
=Solanum chiovendae Lanza (1939)
=Solanum grewioides Lanza (1939)
=Solanum kagehense Dammer (1906)
=Solanum munitum var. javellense Lanza
=Solanum munitum Bitter (1921)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Solanum tettense Klotzsch var. tettense (1861)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbe pérenne ou arbrisseau, dressé, de 1–3 m de haut, inerme ou muni d’épines deltoïdes, longs de 2–7 mm; jeunes tiges pubescentes, à poils étoilés à 10 à 30 rayons.
Ecology : Habitats riverains, savanes, sur termitières; à (450–)650–1600 m d’altitude.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Solanaceae : 158 (2012).

Bibliography other :
  • WELMAN, W.G. (2008). The genus solanum (Solanaceae) in southern Afric: sungenus Leptostemonum, sect. Giganteiformia. Bothalia 38(1): 44
  • Fl. Afr. Centrale n.s. Solanaceae: 48 (2020)
 
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Record n°175990 modified 2007-03-05
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