African Plant Database

Cussonia spicata Thunb.
Protologue : Nov. Act. Soc. Sc. Upsala. 3: 212. t. 1 (1780)
Information on the genus : Cussonia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cussonia calophylla Miq. (1844)
=Cussonia kraussii Hochst. (1844)
=Cussonia triptera Colla (1824)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 3 - 17 m. Alt: 5 - 1800 m. Distribution: LES, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1978). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 4: 631
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Cap. (Thunberg) 2: 568 (1862).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1992). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Chrysobalanaceae à Apiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 234
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carte afrique num 5371
Record n°5371
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