African Plant Database

Rhus acuminatissima R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 38: 183 (1965)
Information on the genus : Rhus
Status for TA : (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Searsia acuminatissima (R. Fern. & A. Fern.) Moffett
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree to 6 m tall; branches brownish-red, glabrescent, cylindrical, slightly striate, with very small, roundish lenticels, branchlets hispidulous.
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Ecology : Edges of riparian and montane forest, incl. Widdringtonia forest; 300-2200 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1992). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Chrysobalanaceae à Apiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 227
  • Bothalia 37[2]: 166 (2007).
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Record n°5867 created 2008-07-07 - modified 2008-07-07
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