African Plant Database

Strophanthus speciosus (Ward & Harv.) Reber
Information on the genus : Strophanthus
Basionym : Christya speciosa Ward & Harv.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Christya speciosa Ward & Harv.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Strophanthus capensis A. DC. (1844)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Climber - Ht 0.9 - 12 m. Alt: 50 - 1750 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1985). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 7[2]: 478-479

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 88
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
carte afrique num 71511
Record n°71511
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