African Plant Database


Cordia ovalis R. Br. ex A. DC.
Family : BORAGINACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 9: 479 (1845) 
Information on the genus : Cordia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cordia monoica Roxb.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Cordia monoica Roxb. (1795)
=Cordia bakeri Britten (1895)
=Cordia dioica A. DC. (1845)
=Cordia kabarensis De Wild. (1923)
=*Cordia obovata Baker (1894) (1894), non Balf.f. (1884)
=Cordia quarensis Gürke (1895)
=Cordia rubra Hiern (1898)
=Cordia bequaertii De Wild. (1) (1921) (1921), non (1920)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Tree, Shrub Ht 1 - 5 m. Alt 200 - 830 m. Distribution: LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 251 (1937).
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 53 (1985).
  • Kew Bull. 44: 166 (1989)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
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Record n°77131 modified 2007-04-25
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