African Plant Database

Gyrocarpus americanus Jacq.
Protologue : Select. Stirp. Amer. Hist. 282, pl. 178, f. 80 (1763)
Information on the genus : Gyrocarpus
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Gyrocarpus americanus Jacq. subsp. americanus
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Gyrocarpus jacquinii Gaertn.
Taxon infra-specific
Gyrocarpus americanus subsp. africanus Kubitzki (1969)
Gyrocarpus americanus Jacq. subsp. americanus
Gyrocarpus americanus subsp. pinnatilobus Kubitzki
Gyrocarpus americanus subsp. tomentosus Kubitzki (1969)
Gyrocarpus americanus subsp. glaber Kubitzki (1969)
Gyrocarpus americanus subsp. capuronianus Kubitzki (1969)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Cordyla-Commiphora thicket, Acacia woodland, deciduous woodland often in rocky places; 50-1175 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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Record n°176524
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