African Plant Database

Catunaregam obovata (Hochst.) A. E. Gonç.
Protologue : Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., 5(2): 189 (1982)
Notes : includes most C. spinosa auct. from Africa
Information on the genus : Catunaregam
Basionym : Lachnosiphonium obovata Hochst.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Xeromphis obovata (Hochst.) Keay (1958)
 Lachnosiphonium obovata Hochst. (1842)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Royena pentandra Gürke (1898)
=Randia kraussii Harv. (1859)
=Catunaregam spinosa (Thunb.) Tirveng. subsp. spinosa
=Catunaregam spinosa subsp. taylorii (S. Moore) Verdc. (1981)
=Lepipogon obovatum G. Bertol. (1853)
=Randia dumetorum auct.
=Randia monteiroae K. Schum. (1899)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 1.3 - 5 m. Alt 15 - 915 m. Distribution: KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2003). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 5[3]: 638-639

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 560 (2006).
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Record n°88113 modified 2007-01-17
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