African Plant Database


Commiphora alata Chiov.
Family : BURSERACEAE
Protologue : Stefan. & Paoli, Miss. Somal. Ital. Merid., Relaz. 236.; (1916)
Information on the genus : Commiphora
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Commiphora agar Chiov. (1932)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree to 5 m tall, unarmed; bark dark grey, becoming reticulately fissured.
Ecology : Acacia, Commiphora bushland on red sand over limestone or on limestone rocks; 250-400 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 7549
 
Record n°7549
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