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Rhamnus staddo A. Rich.
Protologue : Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 138 (1847)  
Information on the genus : Rhamnus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rhamnus staddo var. deflersii (Fiori) Engl.
=Rhamnus deflersii Fiori (1912)
=Rhamnus holstii Engl. (1894)
=Rhamnus rhodesicus Suess. (1953)
=Rhamnus uhligii Engl. (1908)
=Rhamnus infusionum Delile
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 0,5-7 m tall, rarely scandent; bark smooth, grey; year-old branches dark brown-grey, slender, glabrate; youngest twigs densely to less commonly sparsely hispidulous with grey hairs 0,1-0,2 mm long[…]
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Ecology : Forest margins; evergreen bushland; wooded grassland; scrub-grassland; cultivated areas; termite mounds; granite hills; xerophyllous formations; open Juniperus forest. 1100-2950 m alt.
  Yemen to Dhofar, Saudi Arabia (South Hijaz); Ghazanfar, Fl. Sultan. Oman: 96-97, 2007.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1966). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 2[2]: 428
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