African Plant Database


Croton aubrevillei J. Léonard
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État xxviii. 113 (1958)
Information on the genus : Croton
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Monoecious tree 6-7 m; bole 40-80 cm Ø.
Ecology : Rain-forest; secondary formations; abundant between Soubré and Buyo (Ivory Coast), not common elsewhere in this country; lowland evergreen forest; to 850-1000 m alt.
  Only one collection known from Cameroon (Cheek & al. Pl. Kupe..., Cameroon:155, 2004).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 209
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 107172
 
Record n°107172
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