Erythrophysa alata (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Hutch.
  • Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Erythrophysa alata (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Hutch. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000679602. Accessed on: 31 Oct 2020'

Morphology

Twigs unarmed, virgate, glabrous and glossy; petioles winged between the leaflets; leaves paripinnate, leaflets opposite, in 4-6 pairs, obovate, mucronulate, undulate, very entire; flowers and fruit unknown.

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    Dioecious, rigid, small tree, 3-4 m tall. Leaves with 4 pairs of opposite leaflets plus a terminal one, obovate, rachis conspicuously winged. Flowers in racemose corymbs, small, showy, red. Fruit inflated, 3-lobed, red.

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    Habitat

    In Karroo-regions.

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    • 2
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    On rocky hillsides.

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    • 3
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    Distribution

    Naukluft Mountains and Spektakelberg to lower slopes of Kamiesberg Mountains.

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      Bibliography

    • 1 Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew
    • 2 Harvey, WH. 1860. Xanthoxyleae. In: W.H. Harvey & O.W. Sonder (eds.). Fl. Cap. (Harvey) 1: 445 - 447. Lovell Reeve & Co., London.
    • 3 Snijman, DA. 2013. Sapindaceae. 452 - 452. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

     Information From

    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • A All Rights Reserved
    Global Tree Search
    https://tools.bgci.org/global_tree_search.php
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • B Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    Sapindaceae
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).