African Plant Database

Alchornea yambuyaensis De Wild.
Protologue : Ann. Mus. Congo Belge. Bot., Ser. 5 2: 280 (1908) 
Information on the genus : Alchornea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Alchornea bangweolensis R.E. Fr. (1914)
=Alchornea verrucosa Pax (1909)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Monoecious or dioecious shrub to 3 m tall; buds perulate, ellipsoid, 2-3 mm long.
Ecology : Evergreen forest; riparian woodland and thicket (see Tragia micromeres); 900-1350 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 216

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 205 (1991).
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 275
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