African Plant Database


Artabotrys brachypetalus Benth.
Family : ANNONACEAE
Protologue : Trans. Linn. Soc. London 23: 467 (1862) 
Information on the genus : Artabotrys
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Popowia dicranantha Diels (1936)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub, small tree or liane, 2-10 m tall.
Ecology : Riverine forest, deciduous woodland and thickets; frequently on sand or river alluvium; 0-1140 m alt. S. Africa (Transvaal), Botswana.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub, Climber- Ht 0.9 - 4 m. Alt: 305 - 1400 m. Distribution: BOT, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 131
  • (1971). Flora of Tropical East Africa Annonaceae: 57-58

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 235 (1937).
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 63 (1986).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 32-33
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 6311
 
Record n°6311
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