African Plant Database


Mimusops obtusifolia Lam.
Family : SAPOTACEAE
Protologue : Encycl. (Lamarck) 4(1): 186 (1797) 
Information on the genus : Mimusops
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mimusops fruticosa Bojer ex A. DC. (1844)
=Kaukenia fruticosa (Bojer ex A. DC.) Kuntze (1891)
=Mimusops kirkii Baker (1877)
=Kaukenia kirkii (Baker) Kuntze (1891)
=Mimusops usambarensis Engl. (1895)
=Mimusops usaramensis Engl. (1904)
=Mimusops kilimanensis Engl. (1904)
=Mimusops busseana Engl. (1904)
=Mimusops degan Chiov.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 2 - 10 m. Distribution LP, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1983). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 7[1]: 210-247

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 32
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 91623
 
Record n°91623 modified 2008-10-17
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