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Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 26: 223 (1952)
Information on the genus : Maytenus
Basionym : Celastrus senegalensis Lam.
Status for MA : (present)
Status for NA : (present)
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Celastrus senegalensis Lam. (1785)
 Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes. (1892)
 Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell subsp. senegalensis
 Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes. var. senegalensis
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Celastrus emarginata Rich.
=Gymnosporia crenulata Engl. (1889) (SA = accepted; TA = rejected)
=Gymnosporia saharae (Batt.) Loes. (1892)
=Celastrus saharae Batt. (1900)
=Maytenus baumii (Loes.) Exell & Mendonça
=Gymnosporia baumii Loes. (1903)
=Gymnosporia eremoecusa Loes. (1908)
=Gymnosporia intermedia Chiov. (1911)
=Gymnosporia senegalensis var. inermis (A. Rich.) Loes.
=Celastrus senegalensis var. inermis A. Rich. (1847)
=Gymnosporia senegalensis var. angustifolia Engl. & Loes.
=Gymnosporia senegalensis var. spinosa Engl. ex Loes. (1893)
=Gymnosporia dinteri Loes. (1903)
=Gymnosporia eminiana Loes. (1893)
=Gymnosporia antunesii Loes. (1900)
=Gymnosporia benguelensis Loes. (1900)
=Gymnosporia montana (Roth) Benth.
=Catha montana (Roth) G. Don
=Celastrus montanus Roth (1821)
=Celastrus coriaceus Guill. & Perr.
=Gymnosporia coriacea (Guill. & Perr.) Eggeling
=Catha senegalensis (Lam.) G. Don
=Gymnosporia senegalensis f. minor Loes.
=Gymnosporia senegalensis var. djalonensis Aubrév.
Taxon infra-specific
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell subsp. senegalensis

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 39: 14-16 (1965).
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 57 (1985).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • METRO, A & C. SAUVAGE (1955). Flore des végétaux ligneux de la Mamora. La Nature au Maroc.
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 242 (1968).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 1: 289 (1984).
  • Fl. Iberica 8: 179 (1997) 
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 80 (2000).
  • SAHKI, A. & R.SAHKI (2004). Le Hoggar, promenade botanique
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Record n°78612 created 2008-10-07 - modified 2008-10-07
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