African Plant Database

Abutilon bidentatum (Hochst.) A. Rich.
Protologue : Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 68 (1847)  
Information on the genus : Abutilon
Basionym : Sida bidentata Hochst.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sida bidentata Hochst.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Abutilon englerianum Ulbr. (1913)
=Abutilon microcarpum Mattei (1915)
=Abutilon membranifolium Baker f. (1939)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrubby herb or shrub to 1-2(-3,5) m tall.
Ecology : Savanna; riverine forest, river-banks, alluvial Acacia wooded grassland and bushland; scree; sandy colluvium; 400-2100 (-2400) m alt. Egypt; from Arabia to NW India.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Malvaceae : 132 (2009).
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 430 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 4: 231 (1989).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 104 (2000).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°82027 modified 2011-04-14
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