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Ochna holstii Engl.
Family : OCHNACEAE
Protologue : Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 69 (1894)
Information on the genus : Ochna
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Biramella holstii (Engl.) Tiegh. (1903)
 Diporidium holstii (Engl.) Tiegh. (1902)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Biramella acutifolia (Engl.) Tiegh.
=Ochna acutifolia Engl. (1900)
=Diporidium acutifolium (Engl.) Tiegh. (1902)
=Ochna chirindica Baker f. (1911)
=Ochna densicoma Engl. & Gilg
=Ochnella densicoma (Engl. & Gilg) Tiegh. (1903)
=Ochna longipes Baker (1897)
=Ochna procera Gilg (1913)
=Ochna prunifolia Engl. (1895)
=Diporidium prunifolium (Engl.) Tiegh. (1902)
=Ochna shirensis Baker (1897)
=Ochna keniensis Sleumer (1934)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 3-27 m, with ±quadrangular branches.
Ecology : Evergreen rain-forest; in drier areas among rocks; wooded savanna; dry forest remnants; mist forest; disintegrated granitic ground; Olea capensis-Podocarpus latifolius forest; 200-2600 m alt. Very variable. S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 0.5 - 12 m. Alt: 100 - 1650 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

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

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 93 (1921).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 511 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 17788
 
Record n°17788 modified 2007-03-20
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