African Plant Database

Nuxia congesta R. Br. ex Fresen.
Family : Loganiaceae
Protologue : Voy. Abyss. App. 62 (1814)
Information on the genus : Nuxia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lachnopylis congesta (R. Br. ex Fresen.) C.A. Sm. (1930)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Nuxia angolensis Gilg (1895)
=Lachnopylis angolensis (Gilg) Philipson (1944)
=Lachnopylis compacta C.A. Sm. (1931)
=Lachnopylis flocculosa C.A. Sm. (1931)
=Nuxia goetzeana Gilg (1901)
=Lachnopylis goetzeana (Gilg) Greenway (1940)
=Lachnopylis guineensis Hutch. & M.B. Moss
=Nuxia mannii Gilg (1902)
=Lachnopylis mannii (Gilg) Hutch. & M.B. Moss (1931)
=Nuxia odorata Gilg (1902)
=Lachnopylis odorata (Gilg) Greenway (1940)
=Lachnopylis platyphylla (Gilg) Dale
=Nuxia platyphylla Gilg (1902)
=Nuxia sambesina Gilg (1895)
=Lachnopylis sambesina (Gilg) C.A. Sm. (1930)
=Lachnopylis ternifolia Hochst. (1843)
=Nuxia dekindtiana Gilg (1902)
=Nuxia gilletii De Wild. (1915)
=Nuxia keniensis T.C.E. Fr. (1924)
=Nuxia latifolia T.C.E. Fr. (1924)
=Nuxia rupicola Gilg (1902)
=Nuxia siebenlistii Gilg (1914)
=Nuxia viscosa Gibbs (1906)
=Lachnopylis heterotricha C.A. Sm. (1930)
=Lachnopylis montana C.A. Sm. (1930)
=Lachnopylis saxatilis C.A. Sm. (1930)
=Lachnopylis schistotricha C.A. Sm. (1930)
=Lachnopylis speciosa C.A. Sm. (1930)
=Lachnopylis viscidulosa C.A. Sm. (1930)
=Nuxia breviflora S. Moore (1903)
=Nuxia emarginata Sond. (1850)
=Nuxia tomentosa Sond. (1850)
=Nuxia pubescens Sond. (1850)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 1 - 20 m. Alt: 30 - 1980 m. Distribution: BOT, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 26: 156-159 (1963).
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Record n°7378 modified 2007-04-02
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