African Plant Database

Macaranga occidentalis (Müll. Arg.) Müll. Arg.
Information on the genus : Macaranga
Basionym : Mappa occidentalis Müll. Arg.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mappa occidentalis Müll. Arg.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Macaranga preussii Pax (1894)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 9-25 m; trunk and branches often with spines.
Ecology : Margins of forest; 200-1450 m alt.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 288
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Record n°107675 modified 2007-03-30
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