Checklist: Capparaceae



This is a checklist of taxa generated from the database. Genera and species which are either purely cultivated or which are wild species which do not occur in Mozambique have been excluded.

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Capparis erythrocarpos var. rosea
Wild, H. (1960) Capparaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1)   
NamesFZ Divisions
3082.000 CLEOME L.  
Cleome angustifolia Forssk.
subsp. diandra (Burch.) Kers MS,GI,M
Cleome diandra Burch.
Dianthera burchelliana Klotzsch ex Sond.
Dianthera petersiana Klotzsch ex Sond.
Polanisia diandra (Burch.) Dur. & Schinz
Cleome bororensis (Klotzsch) Oliv. [End] [LR-lc]Z,M
Cleome gynandra L. N,Z,T,MS,GI,M
Cleome pentaphylla L.
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Pedicellaria pentaphylla Schrank
Cleome hirta (Klotzsch) Oliv. N,T,MS,GI,M
Cleome bechuanensis Bremek. & Oberm.
Decastemon hirtus Klotzsch
Cleome macrophylla (Klotzsch) Briq.
var. macrophylla Z,T,MS,GI,M
Chilocalyx macrophyllus Klotzsch
Cleome macrophylla (Klotzsch) Briq.
var. maculatiflora (Merxm.) Wild M
Cleome monophylla L. N,Z,T,MS,GI,M
Cleome epilobioides Baker
Cleome stricta (Klotzsch) R.A. Graham N,MS,GI,M
Symphyostemon strictus Klotzsch.
3096.000 RITCHIEA R.Br. ex G. Don  
Ritchiea albersii Gilg MS
Ritchiea capparoides (Andrews) Britten
var. capparoides N
Crataeva capparoides Andrews
Crataeva fragrans Sims
Maerua insignis Pax
Ritchiea bussei Gilg
Ritchiea fragariodora Gilg
Ritchiea fragrans (Sims) R. Br. ex G.Don
Ritchiea insignis (Pax) Gilg
Ritchiea werthiana Gilg
Ritchiea pygmaea De Wolf N
Maerua pygmaea Gilg
3099.000 CLADOSTEMON A. Braun & Vatke  
Cladostemon kirkii (Oliv.) Pax & Gilg N,Z,T,MS,GI,M
Cladostemon paxianus Gilg
3101.000 CAPPARIS L.  
Capparis brassii DC. GI,M
Capparis cartilaginea Decne. N
Capparis citrifolia Lam. N,GI,M
Capparis erythrocarpos Isert
var. rosea (Klotzsch) DeWolf N,Z,T,MS,GI
Capparis rosea (Klotzsch) Oliv.
Petersia rosea Klotzsch
Capparis fascicularis DC.
var. fascicularis GI,M
Capparis rudatisii Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Capparis scheffleri Gilg & Gilg-Ben. N
Capparis sepiaria L.
var. subglabra (Oliv.) DeWolf N,T,MS
Capparis citrifolia sensu Arwidss.
Capparis corymbosa sensu Oliv.
Capparis tomentosa Lam. N,Z,T,MS,GI,M
Capparis viminea Hook. f. & Thomson ex Oliv.
var. viminea N,MS
Capparis lilacina Gilg
Capparis viminea Hook. f. & Thomson ex Oliv.
var. orthacantha (Gilg & Gilg-Ben.) DeWolf [NrEnd] N
Capparis orthacantha Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
3106.000 BOSCIA Lam.  
Boscia albitrunca (Burch.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben. M
Boscia transvaalensis Pestal.
Boscia angustifolia A. Rich.
var. corymbosa (Gilg) DeWolf N,Z,T,MS
Boscia corymbosa Gilg
Boscia filipes Gilg GI,M
Boscia foetida Schinz
subsp. rehmanniana (Pestal.) Toelken
Boscia filipes Gilg
Boscia kalachariensis Pestal.
Boscia rehmanniana Pestal.
Boscia mossambicensis Klotzsch N,Z,T,MS,GI,M
Boscia welwitschii Gilg
Boscia salicifolia Oliv. N,Z,T,MS
Boscia powellii Sprag. & Green
3109.000 CADABA Forssk.  
Cadaba kirkii Oliv. N,Z,T
Cadaba natalensis Sond. GI,M
Cadaba termitaria N.E. Br. T,MS,GI
Cadaba macropoda Gilg
3112.000 MAERUA Forssk.  
Maerua acuminata Oliv. [NrEnd] [DD]N
Maerua aethiopica (Fenzl) Oliv.
Maerua cerasicarpa Gilg
Maerua sphaerogyna Gilg & Gilg-Ben
Niebuhria aethiopica Fenzl
Maerua andradae Wild [End] [LR-lc]N
Maerua angolensis DC. N,Z,T,MS,GI,M
Maerua arenicola sensu Eyles
Maerua brunnescens Wild [End] [DD]Z,T,MS,GI,M
Maerua bussei (Gilg & Gilg-Ben.) Wilczek
Maerua cafra (DC.) Pax
Capparis triphylla Thunb.
Niebuhria cafra DC.
Niebuhria triphylla (Thunb.) Wendl.
Maerua cerasicarpa Gilg N
Maerua edulis (Gilg & Gilg-Ben.) DeWolf N,T,MS,GI,M
Courbonia decumbens Brongn.
Courbonia glauca (Klotzsch) Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Maerua decumbens (Brongn.) De Wolf
Physanthemum glaucum Klotzsch
Maerua grantii Oliv. N
Maerua juncea Pax
subsp. juncea N,T,MS,GI
Maerua flagellaris (Oliv.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Maerua nervosa var. flagellaris Oliv.
Maerua juncea Pax
subsp. crustata (Wild) Wild N,T,MS,GI
Maerua juncea Pax N,T,MS,GI
Maerua kirkii (Oliv.) F. White N,MS,GI
Capparis kirkii Oliv.
Maerua nervosa (Hochst.) Oliv. GI,M
Maerua floribunda Sim
Niebuhria nervosa Hochst.
Maerua parvifolia Pax T,MS,GI,M
Maerua hirticaulis Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Maerua legatii Burtt Davy
Maerua rosmarinoides (Sond.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben. M
Maerua scandens (Klotzsch) Gilg [End] Z,GI
Maerua schliebenii Gilg & Gilg-Ben. [NrEnd] N
Maerua triphylla A. Rich.
subsp. pubescens (Klotzsch) DeWolf N,Z,T,GI
Maerua pubescens (Klotzsch) Gilg
3113.000 THILACHIUM Lour.  
Thilachium africanum Lour. N,Z,T,MS,GI,M
Thilachium verrucosum Klotzsch
Thylachium africanum Lour.

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Checklist: Capparaceae., retrieved 1 December 2023

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