African Plant Database


Corallocarpus bainesii (Hook. f.) A. Meeuse
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Protologue : Bothalia 8(1): 41 (1962)
Information on the genus : Corallocarpus
Basionym : Rhynchocarpa bainesii Hook. f.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Rhynchocarpa bainesii Hook. f. (1871)
 Kedrostis bainesii (Hook. f.) Cogn. (1881)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Corallocarpus dinteri Cogn. (1916)
=Corallocarpus sphaerocarpus Cogn. (1888)
=Corallocarpus bussei Gilg (1905)
=Corallocarpus sphaerocarpus var. scaberrimus Cogn. (1895)
=Corallocarpus sphaerocarpus var. subhastatus Cogn. (1895)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with prostrate or scandent stems, when older softly woody with smooth bark.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland; Chlorophora-Milletia and Brachystegia forest and woodland, and clearings; grassland, bushland; 350- 1050 m alt. Botswana, Namibia, S. Africa; Comoro Isl., NW Madagascar. C. poissonii is perhaps a distinct species.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Climber- Ht 0.5 - 1 m. Alt: 150 - 940 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb, Liana; distribution: Comoros, Africa,

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 65 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 25894
 
Record n°25894
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