African Plant Database


Schefflera J. R. Forst. & G. Forst.
Family : ARALIACEAE
Protologue : Char. Gen. Pl. 23 (1775)
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cussonia Thunb. (1780)
=Neocussonia (Harms) Hutch. (1967)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
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  • KONSTANTINOVA, A. I. (2008). Fruit structure of Schefflera: A contribution of comparative carpology to the system of the largest genus of Araliaceae. 70: 54-58
  • GOSTEL. M. R. & al. (2010). Evolutionary relationships in African-Malagasy Schefflera: exploring phylogenetic and biographic connections. Scripta Bot. Belg. 46: 195
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  • Frodin, D.G., P.P. Lowry II al. (2010). Schefflera (Araliaceae): taxonomic history, overview and progress. Plant Div. Evol. 128: 561-595 
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 6: 240 (2011).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 194669
 
Record n°194669 modified 2008-12-27
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