African Plant Database

Macaranga mellifera Prain
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. 6: 943 (1909) [1913]; J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 11: 201 (1911)
Information on the genus : Macaranga
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 18(-30) m, with ascending or spreading branches and a compact crown.
Ecology : Evergreen rain-forest; forest margins; kloof and gully forest; on granite outcrops; occasionally subdominant; 1100-1890 m alt.
  Distribution parallels that of Hibiscus burtt-davyi.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 288 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°107659
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