African Plant Database


Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : RUTACEAE
Information on the genus : Clausena
Basionym : Amyris anisata Willd.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth. var. anisata
 Amyris anisata Willd. (1799)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Rhus obliqua E. Mey.
=Clausena inaequalis (DC.) Benth.
=Elaphrium inaequale DC. (1824)
=Clausena anisata subsp. abyssinica (Engl.) Cufod.
=Clausena inaequalis var. abyssinica Engl.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth. var. anisata
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub, tree (or liane) 1-10(-20) m tall, unarmed, deciduous; bark grey, mottled; crown broad; young branches and leaves pubescent, glabrescent; leaves 6-28 cm long, strongly smelling of anise or lemon, imparipinnate,[…]
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Ecology : Evergreen fringing forest; dense forest; (tall) moist or dry forest (margins and clearings); sometimes forming dense thickets; savanna; (secondary) evergreen bushland; riverine; abandoned Tectona and Gmelina plantations; bush steppe[…]
  Variable species.
  Bioko/ Fernando Poo; S. Africa, Swaziland; India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Burma.
 
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see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 176309
 
Record n°176309 modified 2007-04-02
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