African Plant Database


Annona glabra L.
Family : ANNONACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 537 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Annona
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Annona chrysocarpa Lepr. ex Guill. & Perr. (1831)
=Annona klainei Pierre ex Engl. & Diels (1901)
=Annona klainei var. moadensis De Wild.
=Annona palustris L. (1762)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree to 10 m.
Ecology : Mangrove and coastal marshes. W African coast incl. S. Tomé; E New World coast from U.S.A./Florida to S Brazil.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 31 (1991).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 35 (2006).
 
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°6479 modified 2007-04-16
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