African Plant Database


Alchornea yambuyaensis De Wild.
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Mus. Congo Belge. Bot., Ser. 5 2: 280 (1908)
Information on the genus : Alchornea
 
 
Status
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

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: 205
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 275 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 107927
 
Record n°107927
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