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Zanthoxylum lindense (Engl.) Kokwaro
Information on the genus : Zanthoxylum
Basionym : Fagara lindensis Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Fagara lindensis Engl. (1912)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 2 m tall or small tree; branches scandent, with blackish-red recurved prickles 3-12 mm long; bark rough; leaves 6-20 cm long, rhachis with numerous upcurved prickles 2-3 mm long; leaflets 9-15, (sub)opposite, acute, petiolules 0,5-2 mm long[…]
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Ecology : Coastal woodland and open bushland, on calcareous soil.
  6-200 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1982). Flora of Tropical East Africa Rutaceae: 41-42

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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carte afrique num 89774
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