African Plant Database


Ficus glumosa Delile
Family : MORACEAE
Information on the genus : Ficus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ficus glumosoides Hutch.
=Ficus sonderi Miq.
=Ficus glumosa var. glaberrima Mart.
=Ficus glumosa var. intermedia Mart.
=Ficus glumosa var. lanuginosa Mart.
=Ficus rehmannii var. villosa Warb.
=Ficus barbata Warb. non Wall. (nom.illegit.)
=Ficus durandiana Warb.
=Urostigma fazokelense Miq.
=Ficus fazokelensis (Miq.) Miq.
=Ficus gombariensis De Wild. (1913)
=Ficus kitaba De Wild.
=Ficus montana Sim
=Ficus rehmannii var. ovalifolia Warb.
=Ficus rehmannii Warb.
=Ficus rubicunda (Miq.) Miq.
=Urostigma rubicundum Miq.
=Ficus rukwaensis Warb.
=Ficus gambariensis De Wild.
=Sycomorus hirsuta Sond.
=Urostigma glumosum (Delile) Miq.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 4-20 m tall with bole 2-3 m tall, to 2 m Ø; crown spreading and rather dense; leaves in spirals; lamina oblong to elliptic or broadly ovate,sometimes obovate or subcircular 2-14x1,2-9,5cm,apex shortly acuminate to subacute or subobtuse[?]
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Ecology : Rocky outcrops; scarps; lava flows; wooded grassland; deciduous bushland; savanna; forest gallery; all types of soils; open miombo woodland; occasionally on termite mounds; lateritic pans; common.
  Very variable.
  near sea-level to 2050 m alt.
  N Namibia, S. Africa; W Saudi Arabia, Yemen.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 1 - 10 m. Alt: 245 - 1850 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 125 (1997).
 
More info on :
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 24123
 
Record n°24123
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