African Plant Database

Gnidia subcordata Meisn.
Protologue : Linnaea 14: 430 (1840)
Information on the genus : Gnidia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Englerodaphne subcordata (Meisn.) Engl. (1921)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Englerodaphne leiosiphon Gilg (1894)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched straggling shrub to 4 m tall, with slender branches; rarely a small tree.
Ecology : Dry evergreen forest and associated bushland and margins; Acacia woodland; wooded grassland; 1400-2400 m alt. S. Africa (E).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Shrub - Ht 1.82 - 3.04 m. Alt: 5 - 610 m. Distribution: EC, KN

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 261
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