African Plant Database

Strychnos madagascariensis Poir.
Protologue : Encycl. (Lamarck) 8: 696 (1808) 
Information on the genus : Strychnos
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Strychnos gerrardii N.E. Br. (1896)
=Strychnos innocua subsp. gerrardii (N.E. Br.) I. Verd. (1963)
=Strychnos dysophylla Benth. (1856)
=Strychnos unguacha var. dysophylla (Benth.) Gilg (1893)
=Strychnos innocua subsp. dysophylla (Benth.) I. Verd. (1958)
=*Strychnos bakanko Bourquelet & Hérissey
=Strychnos behrensiana Gilg & Busse (1902)
=Strychnos burtonii Baker (1895)
=Strychnos innocua subsp. burtonii (Baker) E.A. Bruce & J. Lewis (1956)
=Strychnos engleri Gilg (1893)
=Strychnos dysophylla subsp. engleri (Gilg) E.A. Bruce & J. Lewis (1956)
=Strychnos innocua var. glabra E.A. Bruce & J. Lewis
=Strychnos leiocarpa Gilg & Busse (1905)
=Strychnos melonicarpa Gilg & Busse (1905)
=Strychnos pachyphylla Gilg & Busse (1905)
=Strychnos polyphylla Gilg & Busse (1905)
=Strychnos quaqua Gilg (1893)
=Strychnos randiaeformis Baill. (1880)
=Strychnos stenoneura Gilg & Busse (1905)
=Strychnos unguacha var. micrantha Gilg (1956)
=Strychnos wakefieldii Baker (1956)
=Strychnos pachphylla Gilg & Busse (1905)
=Strychnos mocquerysii Aug. DC. (1901)
=Strychnos vacacoua Baill. (1880)
=Strychnos baronii Baker (1886)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 1.5 - 10 m. Alt 300 - 1450 m. Distribution: BOT, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • TREGOLD M.H., H.M. BIEGEL & H. ASHTON (1986). Food plants of Zimbabwe: With Old and New Ways of Preparation : 123
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Record n°94689 modified 2007-01-23
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