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Tannodia tenuifolia (Pax) Prain
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Information on the genus : Tannodia
Basionym : Holstia tenuifolia Pax
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Neoholstia tenuifolia (Pax) Rauschert
 Tannodia tenuifolia (Pax) Prain var. tenuifolia
 Holstia tenuifolia Pax (1909)
 Neoholstia tenuifolia (Pax) Rauschert var. tenuifolia
 
Taxon infra-specific
Tannodia tenuifolia (Pax) Prain var. tenuifolia
Tannodia tenuifolia var. glabrata Prain
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Many-stemmed scrambling shrub or liane to 3-4 m in height, with pendent branches.
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Ecology : Valley floor and lake side vegetation, often in riverine thickets (jesse bush); riverine mixed deciduous woodland with Combretum, Xylia, Entandophragma, Pteleopsis spp.; sandy soil and black clay floodplain alluvium; etc...
  Comprises 2 vars.: - var. tenuifolia; - var. glabrata Prain ! [vide Kew Bull. 50: 813, 1995; bas.: Neoholstia ! tenuifolia (Pax) Rauschert var. glabrata (Prain) Radcl.-Sm.; syn.: Holstia tenuifolia var. glabrata (Prain) Pax; Tannodia sessilif
  Var. glabrata does not occur in Mozambique.
 
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Map
carte afrique num 177536
 
Record n°177536
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