African Plant Database

Ochradenus baccatus Delile
Protologue : Descr. Egypte, Hist. Nat. 236. t. 31 (1813)
Information on the genus : Ochradenus
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Broom-like shrub, sometimes straggling or twining, 0,5-2 m tall.
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Ecology : Open ground in Juniperus belt; red soil over secondary limestone; almost bare limestone; on broken cliffs near the sea; sandy calcareous soil; sometimes climbing on Acacia or Euphorbia; 15-2000 m alt.
  Deserts of SE Mediterranean; Socotra and through the Orient to W Pakistan.

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

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1977). Flora of Libya. 34: 4
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 4: 446 (1989).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 231 (1999).
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 Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 83332
Record n°83332
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