African Plant Database

Zanthoxylum holtzianum (Engl.) P. G. Waterman
Information on the genus : Zanthoxylum
Basionym : Fagara holtziana Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Zanthoxylum holtzianum (Engl.) P. G. Waterman var. holtzianum
 Fagara holtziana Engl. (1905)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Zanthoxylum somalense (Chiov.) P. G. Waterman
=Fagara somalensis Chiov. (1932)
=Fagara holtziana var. puguensis Engl.
=Zanthoxylum tenuipedicellatum (Kokwaro) Vollesen
Taxon infra-specific
Zanthoxylum holtzianum var. tenuipedicellatum Kokwaro
Zanthoxylum holtzianum (Engl.) P. G. Waterman var. holtzianum
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 2-15 m tall, sometimes scandent; trunk with conical corky bosses 3,5-5 cm Ø, bark grey; branches, leaves, inflorescences sometimes shortly rusty- or brown-pubescent, branches with straight or slightly recurved prickles 2-7 mm long[…]
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Ecology : Moist or dry coastal forest, woodland, semi-evergreen bushland, or thickets, sometimes on coral; 0-700 m alt. (subsp. holtzianum); deciduous woodland and thicket; 150-800 m alt. (subsp. tenuipedicellatum).
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carte afrique num 176311
Record n°176311
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