African Plant Database

Gyrocarpus americanus subsp. africanus Kubitzki
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 89: 181-192 (1969) [1970]
Information on the genus : Gyrocarpus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gyrocarpus asiaticus Willd.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : -
Ecology : Cordyla-Commiphora thicket, Acacia woodland, deciduous woodland often in rocky places; 50-1175 m alt.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 3 - 15 m. Alt: 300 - 1160 m. Distribution: NAM, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1985). Flora of Tropical East Africa Hernandiaceae: 6-11
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Record n°49048
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