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This species is accepted, and its native range is Somalia.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Type
S2, Mogadishu, Senni 681 (FT holo.)
Morphology General Habit
Scandent shrub or woody climber; young branches pubescent
Morphology Leaves
Leaves opposite or alternate; blade elliptic to ovate, up to 4 x 2.5 cm, subacute to obtuse and usually apiculate at the apex, punctate, pubescent with ± spreading hairs; petiole 1–5 mm long, persisting as a recurved spine
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers 5-merous, in pubescent head-like racemes
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Receptacle
Lower receptacle c. 3 mm long, tomentose, upper 6–9 mm long, campanulate with a subglobose base, pubescent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals reddish
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals 4–5 x 0.5–1.5 mm, red, pubescent outside; filaments 8–11 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruits 5-winged, c. 2–2.5 cm long, ellipsoid, yellowish brown, glabrous; wings papery, 5–6 mm wide.
Distribution
C2; S2 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 10–150 m.
Vernacular
Mardaf, sagaaro sooq, segara suf (Somali).

Native to:

Somalia

Combretum angustipetalum Chiov. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Fl. Somala 2: 215 (1932)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0