African Plant Database

Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Information on the genus : Rauvolfia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rauvolfia natalensis Sond.
=Rauvolfia caffra var. natalensis Stapf ex Hiern
=Rauvolfia goetzei Stapf
=Rauvolfia inebrians K. Schum.
=Rauvolfia leucopoda K. Schum. ex De Wild. & T. Durand
=Rauvolfia macrophylla Stapf
=Rauvolfia mayombensis Pellegr.
=Rauvolfia obliquinervis Stapf
=Rauvolfia ochrosioides K. Schum.
=Rauvolfia oxyphylla Stapf
=Rauvolfia tchibangensis Pellegr.
=Rauvolfia verticillata A. Chev. non (Lour.) Baill.
=Rauvolfia welwitschii Stapf
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree - Ht 2 - 21 m. Alt: 0 - 1400 m. Distribution: EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1985). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 7[2]: 461
  • (2002). Flora of Tropical East Africa Apocynaceae[1]: 62
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 26: 275 (1963).
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 597 (1966).
  • Gen. Gram. : 792 (1986).
  • Trees Natal, Zululand & Transkei : 434 (1993).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 77 (2006).
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carte afrique num 71697
Record n°71697 modified 2007-04-11
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