African Plant Database

Drypetes mossambicensis Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 6: I. 1046 (1913)
Information on the genus : Drypetes
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous shrub or tree to 20m tall; some times ± evergreen; branching at 3-5 m hight to form a dense broadly conical crown to 10 m Ø.
Ecology : Riverin woodland or thicket on alluvium of river valley, often beside seasonal watercourses; flooding mopane woodland; beside xxxx and at base of rocky scarpments; sometimes on dambo margins an on termitaria; 90-760 m alt.
  S Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Tree - Ht 2.5 - 20 m. Distribution: LP
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
carte afrique num 107744
Record n°107744
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