African Plant Database


Ormocarpum kirkii S. Moore
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : J. Bot. 15: 290 (1877) 
Information on the genus : Ormocarpum
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Diphaca kirkii (S. Moore) Taub.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ormocarpum affine De Wild. (1904)
=Diphaca discolor (Vatke) Chiov.
=Ormocarpum discolor Vatke (1879)
=Ormocarpum mimosoides S. Moore (1877)
=*Ormocarpum bibracteatum auct. J.Léonard, non (A.Rich.) Baker
=*Ormocarpum pubescens auct. Cufod. p.p., non quoad typum.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 2-9 m tall; twigs whitish, sparsely white pubescent when young, occasionally also with persistent swollen-based hairs.
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Ecology : Acacia, Commiphora or coastal bushland on sand; grassland; Brachystegia-Julbernardia, Combretum or Colophospermum woodland; riparian woodland or thicket; less often in open grassland; sometimes on termite mounds; rocky banks; ...
  Namibia; S. Africa.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 61700
 
Record n°61700
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