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Commiphora mollis (Oliv.) Engl.
Family : BURSERACEAE
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 4: 23 (1883)
Information on the genus : Commiphora
Basionym : Balsamodendrum molle Oliv.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Balsamodendrum molle Oliv.
 Balsamea mollis (Oliv.) Engl. (1880)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Commiphora welwitschii Engl. (1883)
=Commiphora cinerea Engl. (1894)
=Commiphora stuhlmannii Engl. (1896)
=Commiphora dekindtiana Engl. (1905)
=Commiphora montana Engl. (1905)
=Commiphora krausei Engl. (1910)
=Commiphora boehmii Engl. (1912)
=Commiphora iringensis Engl. (1910)
=Commiphora ndemfi Engl. (1917)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 1 - 9 m. Alt: 109 - 1450 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, MP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 97 (1986).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Burseraceae: 54-56 (1991)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 7438
 
Record n°7438
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