African Plant Database


Bersama lucens (Hochst.) Szyszyl.
Family : MELIANTHACEAE
Information on the genus : Bersama
Basionym : Natalia lucens Hochst.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Natalia lucens Hochst. (1841)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen shrub, or tree, 3-10m tall.
Ecology : Rock-crevices; (reverine thickets; forest; forest margin; coastal dunes).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1966). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 2[2]: 547

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 37-38 (1921).
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 63-64 (1921).
  • Gen. Gram. : 544 (1986).
  • Trees Natal, Zululand & Transkei : 292,294 (1993).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 214 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
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Record n°57240 modified 2012-01-26
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