African Plant Database

Kedrostis africana (L.) Cogn.
Information on the genus : Kedrostis
Basionym : Bryonia africana L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Bryonia africana L.
 Coniandra africana (L.) Sond.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Kedrostis digitata (Thunb.) Cogn.
=Coniandra digitata (Thunb.) Sond.
=Cyrtonema digitata (Thunb.) Schrad.
=Bryonia digitata Thunb.
=Kedrostis glauca (Schrad.) Cogn.
=Coniandra glauca Schrad.
=Kedrostis punctulata (Sond.) Cogn.
=Coniandra punctulata Sond.
=Bryonia ciliata Moench (1794)
=Bryonia dissecta Thunb. (1794)
=Bryonia multifida E. Mey. (1843)
=Bryonia pinnatifida Burch. (1822)
=Coniandra dissecta Schrad. (1837)
=Coniandra pinnatisecta Schrad. (1837)
=Coniandra grossulariifolia E. Mey. ex Arn.
=Kedrostis grossulariifolia (E. Mey. ex Arn.) C. Presl (1845)
=*Bryonia grossulariifolia E. Mey.
=*Rhynchocarpa africana Asch. (1867)
=Rhynchocarpa dissecta Naudin (1861)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Climber- Ht 0.3 - 6 m. Alt: 190 - 2115 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 608 (1966).
  • J. S. African Bot. : 235 (1984).
  • SMITH G.F. , E.J. VAN JAARSVELD & AL. (1997). List of Southern African Succulent Plants. Umdaus Press : 65
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