African Plant Database

Commiphora angolensis Engl.
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 4: 24 (1883)
Information on the genus : Commiphora
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Balsamea angolensis (Engl.) Hiern
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Commiphora kwebensis N.E. Br. (1909)
=Commiphora nigrescens Engl. (1910)
=Commiphora oliveri Engl.
=Commiphora rehmannii Engl.
=Balsamea longebracteata (Engl.) Hiern
=Commiphora longebracteata Engl. (1883)
=Commiphora grosswelleri Engl. (1910)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub, Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.5 - 7.5 m. Alt: 155 - 1280 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, MP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 54 (1985).
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