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Ecbolium syringifolium (Vahl) Vollesen
    Kew Bull. 44 (4): 672 (1989).

Ecbolium syringifolium
Specimen at P: Alluaud 60

Credit: MNHN, France

  • Brachystephanus cuspidatus Baker
  • Ecbolium linneanum var. alluaudii Benoist
  • Ecbolium linneanum var. cuspidatum (Baker) Benoist
  • Justicia syringifolia Vahl

    Distribution: Madagascar, The Comoros

    Bioclimate: Humid, Dry, Subarid

    Vegetation Formation: Thicket, Forest, Inselberg/Rock Face, Coastal Dunes

    Elevation (m): 0-499, 500-999

    Province: Antsiranana, Mahajanga, Toamasina, Toliara

    Protected Areas : Andohahela, Ankarafantsika, Bemaraha, Zombitse-Vohibasia

    Note: The distribution shows an extraordinary disjuction, with most of the records from the less arid parts of the South, but also records from Bemaraha and from scattered localities in the northern half of the country from near Lac Alaotra to Mahajanga to Antsiranana. Some material referred to E. linneanum var. alluaudii by Benoist is now referred to E. humbertii.

    Type(s) of syns and other voucher(s): PHILLIPSON 2901 (MO)

    Updated on: 13 Sep. 2007


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