Trichocladus ellipticus

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Trichocladus ellipticus


Taxonavigation: Saxifragales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Saxifragales

Familia: Hamamelidaceae
Subfamilia: Hamamelidoideae
Genus: Trichocladus
Species: Trichocladus ellipticus
Subspecies (1): T. e. subsp. ellipticus - endemic to South Africa.
Subspecies (2): T. e. subsp. malosanus - occurs in Zimbabawe and the western borders of Mozambique.


Trichocladus ellipticus Eckl. & Zeyh., 1836


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Tropical Africa
      • Angola, Cape Provinces, Ethiopia, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Malawi, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Fischer, E., Rembold, K., Althof, A. & Obholzer, J. (2010). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Kakamega forest, Western province, Kenya Journal of East African Natural History 99: 129-226.


Vernacular names[edit]

Afrikaans: Witonderbos
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