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Baphia capparidifolia

(Vahita)

Common Names

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Common Names in Malagasy:

Vahita

Description

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Physical Description

Habit: ShrubClimbing: Not Climbing

Habitat

Typically found at an altitude of 0 to 1,399 meters (0 to 4,590 feet).[1]

Biology

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Reproduction

Duration: Perennial

Taxonomy

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Synonyms

Baphia pyrifolia (Desv.)baill.

Notes

Name Status: Accepted Name .

Comment: Climbing : Climbing, Conservation Status: Not Threatened, Habit: Shrub , Lifespan: Perennial

Similar Species

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Members of the genus Baphia

ZipcodeZoo has pages for 2 species, subspecies, varieties, forms, and cultivars in this genus:

B. nitida (Barwood) · B. racemosa (Natal Camwood)

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Further Reading

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Notes

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Contributors

Data Sources

Accessed through GBIF Data Portal December 01, 2007:

Identifiers

Footnotes

  1. Mean = 263.620 meters (864.895 feet), Standard Deviation = 469.320 based on 29 observations. Altitude information for each observation from British Oceanographic Data Centre. [back]
Last Revised: 2014-09-20