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Cassipourea malosana (Baker) Alston
Family : RHIZOPHORACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 258 (1925)
Information on the genus : Cassipourea
Basionym : Weihea malosana Baker
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Weihea malosana Baker (1897)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Weihea gerrardii Schinz (1897)
=Cassipourea gerrardii (Schinz) Alston (1925)
=*Cassipourea congoensis auct. sensu Alston saltem p.p. et sensu J. Lewis in F.T.E.A (1956), non DC (1828)
=Weihea elliottii Engl. (1907)
=Cassipourea elliottii (Engl.) Alston (1925)
=Weihea eickii Engl. (1907)
=Cassipourea eickii (Engl.) Alston (1925)
=Weihea abyssinica Engl. (1917)
=Cassipourea abyssinica (Engl.) Alston (1925)
=Weihea salvago-raggei Chiov. (1911)
=Cassipourea salvago-raggei (Chiov.) Alston (1925)
=Weihea ilicifolia Brehmer (1917)
=Weihea avettae Chiov. (1911)
=Weihea boranensis Cufod. (1939)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen tree (6-)12-45 m.
Ecology : Dry forest with Juniperus and Podocarpus-Olea as undercanopy tree; moist forest; mixed forest, thickets; 1000-3100 m alt. (sometimes at lower alt.). S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht up to 5 m. Alt 600 - 1700 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1978). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 4: 95-96
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1925: 258 (1925).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 83695
 
Record n°83695 modified 2007-01-10
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