African Plant Database

Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Protologue : Mus. Senckenberg. 2: 275 (1837)
Information on the genus : Securidaca
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen. var. longipedunculata
Taxon infra-specific
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen. var. longipedunculata
Securidaca longipedunculata var. parvifolia Oliv.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree, sometimes spiny, to ±6 m.
Ecology : Sporadic constituent of many types of woodland and bush; near sea-level- ± 1600 m alt. S. Africa, Namibia. Very variable species; comprises 2 vars.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:320 (2012)
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
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Record n°176419 modified 2006-11-22
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