Cleistanthus schlechteri (Pax) Hutch.
var. pubescens (Hutch.) J. LĂ©onard

Images: None on this site.

Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Synonyms: Cleistanthus holzii Pax var. pubescens Hutch.
Common names: Muti-usina-zita (Shona)
Frequency:
Status: Native
Description:
See var. schlechteri for general description. This is distinguished by the ovary and fruit being densely pubescent with appressed golden hairs.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: schlechteri: named after Friedrich Schlechter (1872-1925), German botanist and traveller.
Habitat:
Altitude range: (metres) Up to 490 m
Flowering time:Sep - Nov
Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Zimbabwe and Mozambique.
Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species
Literature:

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 8 - 10. (Includes a picture).


Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Other sources of information about Cleistanthus schlechteri var. pubescens:

Our websites:

Flora of Mozambique: Cleistanthus schlechteri var. pubescens

External websites:

African Plant Database: Cleistanthus schlechteri
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Cleistanthus schlechteri
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cleistanthus schlechteri
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Cleistanthus schlechteri
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Cleistanthus schlechteri
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Cleistanthus schlechteri
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cleistanthus schlechteri
Ispot Southern Africa : Cleistanthus schlechteri
JSTOR Plant Science: Cleistanthus schlechteri
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cleistanthus schlechteri
Tropicos: Cleistanthus schlechteri
West African Plants database: Cleistanthus schlechteri


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cleistanthus schlechteri var. pubescens.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=134650, retrieved 25 July 2016

Site software last modified: 2 July 2016 1:03pm (GMT +2)
Terms of use