African Plant Database


Catophractes alexandri D. Don
Family : BIGNONIACEAE
Protologue : Proc. Linn. Soc. London 1: 4 (1839); Trans. Linn. Soc. London 18: 307 (1841)
Information on the genus : Catophractes
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Catophractes welwitschii Seem. (1865)
=Catophractes kolbeana Harv.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 0.9 - 4 m. Alt: 530 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, NC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1988). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 8[3]: 70-72, t.12

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 253 (1937).
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 27: t.1060 (1949).
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 52 (1985).

Bibliography other :
  • Trans. Linn. Soc. London 18: 307 (1841). 
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 48299
 
Record n°48299 modified 2009-09-24
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