Excoecaria bussei (Pax) Pax

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Excoecaria bussei

Picture: Mark Hyde
National Botanic Garden, Harare

Excoecaria bussei

Picture: Rob Burrett
National Botanic Garden, Harare

Excoecaria bussei

Picture: Rob Burrett
National Botanic Garden, Harare

Excoecaria bussei

Picture: Rob Burrett
National Botanic Garden, Harare

Excoecaria bussei

Picture: Rob Burrett
National Botanic Garden, Harare

Excoecaria bussei

Picture: Bart Wursten
Near Mandavu Dam, Hwange NP

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Synonyms: Excoecaria sambesica Pax & K. Hoffm.
Sapium bussei Pax
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Frequency:
Status: Native
Description:
Type location:
Tanzania
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: bussei: named after W. Busse, German agricultural officer and collector in Tanganyika (now Tanzania).
Habitat: In thicket and riverine fringes.
Altitude range: Up to 960 m
Flowering time:Oct - Nov
Worldwide distribution: Southern Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Caprivi-Namibia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N,S,W
Growth form(s): Tree, shrub over 2 m.
Endemic status:
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Content last updated: Friday 12 June 2015
Literature:

Coates Palgrave K. (revised and updated by Meg Coates Palgrave) (2002). Trees of Southern Africa 3rd edition. Struik, South Africa Page 518.

Curtis, B.A. & Mannheimer, C.A. (2005). Tree Atlas of Namibia National Botanic Research Institute, Windhoek Page 336. (Includes a picture).

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 253.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 41.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 49.

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 316 - 318. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 57.

Van Wyk, B. & Van Wyk, P. (1997). Field Guide to Trees of Southern Africa. Struik, South Africa Pages 106 - 107. (Includes a picture).

Van Wyk, B. & Van Wyk, P. (2013). Field Guide to Trees of Southern Africa (Second edition) Struik, South Africa Pages 118 - 119. (Includes a picture).

Other sources of information about Excoecaria bussei:

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Flora of Botswana: Excoecaria bussei
Flora of Caprivi: Excoecaria bussei
Flora of Malawi: Excoecaria bussei
Flora of Mozambique: Excoecaria bussei
Flora of Zimbabwe: Excoecaria bussei

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Excoecaria bussei
African Plant Database: Excoecaria bussei
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Excoecaria bussei
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Excoecaria bussei
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Excoecaria bussei
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Excoecaria bussei
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Excoecaria bussei
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Excoecaria bussei
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Excoecaria bussei
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Excoecaria bussei
Ispot Southern Africa: Excoecaria bussei
JSTOR Plant Science: Excoecaria bussei
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Excoecaria bussei
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Excoecaria bussei
The Plant List (version 1.1): Excoecaria bussei
Tropicos: Excoecaria bussei


Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-18

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2018). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Excoecaria bussei.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=135680, retrieved 21 September 2018

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