African Plant Database

Annona senegalensis Pers.
Protologue : Syn. Pl. (Persoon) 2[1]: 95 (1806)
Information on the genus : Annona
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Annona senegalensis Pers. var. senegalensis
 Annona senegalensis Pers. subsp. senegalensis
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Annona chrysophylla Bojer
=Annona senegalensis var. chrysophylla (Bojer) Sillans (1953)
=Annona senegalensis var. arenaria (Thonn.) Sillans
=Annona arenaria Thonn. (1827)
=Annona arenaria var. obtusa Robyns & Ghesq.
=Annona senegalensis var. latifolia Oliv. (1868)
=Annona porpetac Baill. (1882)
=Annona senegalensis var. porpetac (Baill.) Diels (1925)
=Annona chrysophylla var. porpetac (Baill.) Robyns & Ghesq. (1934)
Taxon infra-specific
Annona senegalensis Pers. var. senegalensis
Annona senegalensis var. oulotricha (1969)
Annona senegalensis var. areolata Le Thomas
Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha Le Thomas
Annona senegalensis Pers. subsp. senegalensis
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree 10 m; with sucker shoots (adapted to frequent 'burning).
Ecology : Lowland grassland, thicket, open woodland on rocky hills; coastal Afzelia forest (Kenya); 1800 m alt. (moist lowland woodland W & N of Imatong Mts.). S. Africa (Tranvaal), Madagascar, Comoro Isl.; Cape Verde Isl.
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carte afrique num 177260
Record n°177260 modified 2009-08-26
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