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Kotschya africana Endl.
    Nov. Stirp. Dec. 6: (1839).

Kotschya africana
isotype at P: Kotschy 524

Credit: MNHN, France

  • Smithia chamaecrista Benth.
  • Smithia chamaecrista var. genuina R. Vig.
  • Smithia chamaecrista var. stipulata R. Vig.

    Distribution: Madagascar, Africa

    Bioclimate: Subhumid

    Vegetation Formation: Grassland, Freshwater Wetland

    Province: Antananarivo, Fianarantsoa

    Protected Areas : Andringitra, Isalo

    Important sites outside protected areas: Ibity, Itremo/Ambatofinandrahana

    Note: The variant in Madagascar corresponds with K. africana var. bequaertii (De Wild.) Verdc. Verdcourt (1970a) notes that the Malagasy specimens may be distinct from those in Africa.

    Type(s) of syns and other voucher(s): PERRIER DE LA BATHIE 4154 (HT: P, IT: P)

    Updated on: 07 Aug. 2007

    Lower Taxon:


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  • isotype at P: Kotschy 524 (MNHN, France)
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