African Plant Database

Ormocarpum kirkii S. Moore
Protologue : J. Bot. 15: 290 (1877) 
Information on the genus : Ormocarpum
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 The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 61700
Record n°61700
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