1. Family: Salvadoraceae Lindl.
    1. Salvadora Garcin ex L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical, Africa and Asia-Temperate..

    [FZ]

    Salvadoraceae, A. R. Vickery. Flora Zambesiaca 7:1. 1983

    Habit
    Glabrous or pubescent, unarmed shrubs or small trees, often scrambling.
    Flowers
    Flowers bisexual, small, in axillary or terminal panicles.
    Calyx
    Calyx campanulate, 4–toothed.
    Corolla
    Corolla campanulate; lobes imbricate, shortly joined at base, elliptic, obtuse.
    Stamens
    Stamens 4, inserted at base or middle of corolla tube.
    Disc
    Disk of 4 glands alternating with the stamens, or absent.
    Pistil
    Ovary 1–locular; style short, columnar; stigma subpeltate or broadly truncate; ovule erect, solitary.
    Fruits
    Fruit a globose drupe.
    [FTEA]

    Salvadoraceae, B. Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1968

    Habit
    Glabrous or pubescent unarmed trees or shrubs, often scrambling
    Flowers
    Flowers hermaphrodite, small, numerous, sessile or pedicellate in axillary or terminal panicles
    Calyx
    Calyx campanulate, 4-toothed
    Corolla
    Corolla campanulate; lobes imbricate, elliptic, obtuse, shortly joined at the base
    Stamens
    Stamens 4, inserted at the base or middle of the corolla-tube
    Disc
    Disk consisting of 4 glands alternating with the stamens or absent
    Pistil
    Ovary 1-locular; style shortly columnar or almost obsolete; stigma subpeltate or broadly truncate; ovule erect, solitary
    Fruits
    Fruit a globose drupe.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Aldabra, Algeria, Angola, Botswana, Burkina, Caprivi Strip, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Mozambique Channel I, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Senegal, Sinai, Socotra, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Introduced into:

    Cameroon

    Salvadora Garcin ex L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 7530], Bangladesh K001127449
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 7530], Bangladesh K001127450
    s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] K001132388
    s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] K001132815

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 122 (1753)

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Sleumer in E. & P. Pflanzenfam. 20B: 238 (1942).
    • —F.T.A. 4, 1: 23
    Flora Zambesiaca
    • Sp. Pl. 1: 122 (1753).
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • L., Gen. Pl., ed. 5: 58 (1754)
    • Sp. PI.: 122 (1753)

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
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    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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