African Plant Database

Protomegabaria stapfiana (Beille) Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 30: t. 2929 (1911)
Information on the genus : Protomegabaria
Basionym : Maesobotrya stapfiana Beille
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Maesobotrya stapfiana Beille (1910)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Megabaria obovata Pierre ex Hutch. (1917)
=*Megabaria klaineana Pierre
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 20 m; stem 50 cm Ø with very expanded buttresses; branchlets stout; dioecious.
Ecology : Evergreen rain-forest; often abundant; humid hollows; 1-600 m alt.
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