African Plant Database

Cordia myxa L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 199 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Cordia
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (cultivated)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vitex gomphophylla Baker (1900)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Tree; Dry, Subarid; Forest, Inselberg/Rock Face; 0-499 m; distribution: Comoros, Africa,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:166 (2012)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Boraginaceae: 9 (1991)
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Record n°77135 modified 2007-04-25
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