Taxon: Harpephyllum caffrum Bernh. ex C. Krauss

Genus: Harpephyllum
Family: Anacardiaceae
  Subfamily: Spondiadoideae
Nomen number: 18256
Place of publication: Flora 27:349. 1844
Name Verified on: 01-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Nov-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 6 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • South Tropical Africa: Mozambique
    • Southern Africa: South Africa - Cape Province, - KwaZulu-Natal, - Transvaal

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. 1960- (F Zamb)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Palmer, E. & N. Pitman Trees of southern Africa. 1972-1973 (Trees SAfr)

Check other web resources for Harpephyllum caffrum Bernh. ex C. Krauss :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.