African Plant Database

Balsamodendrum africanum (A. Rich.) Arn.
Protologue : Ann. Nat. Hist. 3: 87 (1839)
Information on the genus : Balsamodendrum
Basionym : Heudelotia africana A. Rich.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl. var. africana
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl. var. africana
 Commiphora calciicola Engl. (1910)
 Commiphora palmatifoliolata Chiov. (1932)
 Commiphora africana var. tubuk (Sprague) J.B. Gillett (1991)
 Commiphora tubuk Sprague (1927)
 Commiphora loandensis Engl. (1899)
 Commiphora rugosa Engl. (1905)
 Commiphora nkolola Engl. (1905)
 Heudelotia africana A. Rich. (1832)
 Balsamea africana (A. Rich.) Baill.
 Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Balsamea pilosa Engl. (1881) Hildebrandt 1184
=Commiphora pilosa (Engl.) Engl. (1883)
=Balsamodendrum africanum var. ramosissimus Oliv.
=Commiphora africana var. ramosissima (Oliv.) Engl.
=Commiphora pilosa var. meyeri-johannis Engl. (1883)
=Commiphora benadirensis Mattei (1908)
=Commiphora sambesiaca Engl. (1910)
=Balsamodendrum kotschyi O. Berg (1862)
=Balsamea kotschyi (O. Berg) Engl. (1881)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 18[3]: 5-34 (1986).
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