African Plant Database

Zanthoxylum deremense (Engl.) Kokwaro
Information on the genus : Zanthoxylum
Basionym : Fagara deremensis Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Fagara deremensis Engl. (1905)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Fagara braunii Engl.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, deciduous, 8-12 m tall, sometimes (straggling) shrub; trunk with spinous bosses, c. 25 cm Ø at base; branches glabrous with reddish brown conical prickles 2-4 mm long; leaves 15-56 cm long, rhachis sometimes with prickles dorsally in lower part[…]
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Ecology : Montane evergreen rain-forest in understorey and in ±open patches.
  800-1900 m alt. Resembling Z. delagoense, but leaflets different.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1982). Flora of Tropical East Africa Rutaceae: 44

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1992). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Chrysobalanaceae à Apiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 201
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see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 89767
Record n°89767
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