African Plant Database


Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra (Sond.) Kokwaro
Family : ANACARDIACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 34(4): 756 (1980)
Information on the genus : Sclerocarya
Basionym : Sclerocarya caffra Sond.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sclerocarya caffra Sond. (1850)
 Poupartia caffra (Sond.) H. Perrier (1944)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Sclerocarya birrea auct. sensu Van der Veken, non (A.Rich.) Hochst.
=Sclerocarya schweinfurthiana Schinz (1888)
=Commiphora subglauca Engl. (1912)
=*Commiphora acutidens Engl. (1910)
=Sclerocarya caffra var. oblongifoliolata Engl. (1895)
=Sclerocarya caffra var. dentata Engl. (1895)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 3 - 18 m. Alt: 5 - 1700 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1966). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 2[2]: 553,555
  • (1986). Flora of Tropical East Africa Anacardiaceae: 44

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 582 (1966).
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 49 (1985).
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 120-122 (1986).
  • Gen. Gram. : 458 (1986).
  • Trees Natal, Zululand & Transkei : 240 (1993).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 234 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
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 5644
 
Record n°5644 modified 2009-05-19
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