African Plant Database


Ficus verruculosa Warb.
Family : MORACEAE
Information on the genus : Ficus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ficus praeruptorum Hiern
=Ficus verruculosa var. stipitata Warb. ex Mildbr. & Burret
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched or many-stemmed shrub 0,2-0,6 m tall or tree 2-12 m, evergreen, bearing slender aerial roots which sometimes develop into prop roots; leaves alternate; lamina oblong to lanceolate, 3,5-20 x 1,5-8,5 cm[?]
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Ecology : Streams, lakes, swamps, bogs; spring seepage areas in deciduous woodland; commonly in water; occasionally in grassland or wooded grassland; swamp forest margins; sometimes forming thickets.
  800 (?and less)-1860 m alt.
  Botswana, N Namibia, S. Africa. Not in Niger but in Nigeria.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub- Ht 1 - 7 m. Alt: 5 - 1850 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 24157
 
Record n°24157
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