African Plant Database

Abutilon englerianum Ulbr.
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 51: 30 (1913) 
Information on the genus : Abutilon
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Abutilon bidentatum (Hochst.) A. Rich.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Abutilon bidentatum (Hochst.) A. Rich.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sida bidentata Hochst. (1842)
=Abutilon bidentatum (Hochst.) A. Rich. (1847)
=Abutilon microcarpum Mattei (1915)
=Abutilon membranifolium Baker f. (1939)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub to ±2 m tall, sparsely branched with erect, rather stout, rounded stems.
Ecology : Apparently on sandy soils in woodland or scrub; not on rocks; 800-±1300 m alt. Caprivi Strip, Botswana, Namibia, Angola, S. Africa (Transvaal); species with W-E distribution.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Shrub- Ht 0.5 - 3.04 m. Alt +/- 940 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 497-498
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Record n°82033 modified 2010-11-15
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