African Plant Database

Cordia sinensis Lam.
Protologue : Tabl. Encycl. 1: 423 (1792)
Information on the genus : Cordia
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Cordia gharaf (Forssk.) Ehrenb. ex Asch.
=Cordia reticulata Roth (1821) non Vahl
=Cordia rothii Roem. & Schult. (1819)
=Cordia subopposita DC. (1845)
=Cordia oblongifolia Hochst. ex DC. (1845)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Tree, Shrub Ht 1.5 - 3 m. Alt 250 - 1000 m. Distribution: NAM, LP, MP
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; Dry, Subarid; Thicket, Forest, Anthropic; 0-499 m; distribution: Africa. Asia,

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Boraginaceae: 21-22 (1991).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • MONOD, Th. (1974). Fruits et graines de Mauritanie I. Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., Ser. 3, Bot. 273, Ecologie Générale 23: [29-115]
  • GREUTER, W., H. M. BURDET & G. LONG (ed.) (1984). MED-CHECKLIST. [vol. 1] Conservatoire & Jardin botaniques de la Ville de Genève. [p.75]
  • BOULOS, L. (2000). FLORA OF EGYPT. [vol. 2] Al Harara Publishing. Cairo. [p.270]
  • SAHKI, A. & R.SAHKI (2004). Le Hoggar, promenade botanique Esope Eds. [p.94]
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°77133 modified 2007-04-25
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