African Plant Database

Rhus brenanii Kokwaro
Protologue : Kew Bull. 34(4): 754 (1980)
Information on the genus : Rhus
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Searsia brenanii (Kokwaro) Moffett
Status for TA : rejected (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Searsia brenanii (Kokwaro) Moffett (2007)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scandent shrub forming a tree if supported; branches drooping; branchlets greenish purple or reddish, with brown conspicuously raised lenticels; older branches grey-brown, cylindric, glabrous; leaf petiole 2-6 cm long, ± glabrous.
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Ecology : Montane forest; 1800-2600 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1986). Flora of Tropical East Africa Anacardiaceae: 39

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 37[2]: 167 (2007).
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Record n°5871 created 2008-07-07 - modified 2008-07-07
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