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(L. f.) Loes.

Familia: Celastraceae
Species name according to: Die Natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien ed. 2 20b: 138. 1942.
Accepted standard name: this name is accepted
Catha acuminata (L. f.) C. Presl; Catha rupestris (Eck. & Zeyh.) C. Presl; Celastrus acuminatus L. f.; Celastrus acuminatus var. microphyllus Sond. in Harv. & Sond.; Celastrus mucronatus Eck. & Zeyh.; Celastrus populifolius Lam.; Celastrus rupestris Eck. & Zeyh.; Gymnosporia acuminata (L. f.) Szyszyl.; Gymnosporia acuminata var. lepidota (Loes.) Loes.; Gymnosporia acuminata var. microphylla (Sond. in Harv. & Sond.) Davison; Gymnosporia amaniensis Loes.; Gymnosporia bukobina Loes.; Gymnosporia lepidota Loes.; Gymnosporia lepidota var. kilimandscharica Loes.; Gymnosporia lepidota var. ruwenzorica Loes.; Gymnosporia populifolia (Lam.) Dummer; Maytenus amaniensis (Loes.) Loes.; Maytenus bukobina (Loes.) Loes.; Maytenus lepidota (Loes.) Robyns & Lawalree; Maytenus lepidota var. kilimandscharica (Loes.) Robyns & Lawalree; Maytenus rhodesica Exell; Mystroxylon aethiopicum (Thunb.) Loes.;
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Features and microscopic photographs from Inside Wood database
Local and/or commercial names
Name Language Region Country Source
Inembo kinyarwanda Rwanda Troupin (1982)
Inembwe kinyarwanda Rwanda Troupin (1982)
silky bark english South Africa http://www.plantzafrica.com/
sybas afrikaans South Africa http://www.plantzafrica.com/
Umunembwe kinyarwanda Rwanda Troupin (1982)
Specimens available at the Tervuren Xylarium