African Plant Database


Boswellia ogadensis Vollesen
Family : BURSERACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 40(1): 39 (1985)
Information on the genus : Boswellia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Unarmed tree; older branches yellowish brown, slightly longitudinally ridged, glabrous; spurs with densely crowded persistent leaf bases.
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Ecology : Acacia, Commiphora bushland on rocky limestone slopes; 300-400 m alt.
  Only known from the imperfect type

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 189 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 7736
 
Record n°7736
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