African Plant Database


Uapaca bossenge De Wild.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Family (APGIII) : PHYLLANTHACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Mus. Congo Belge. Bot., Ser. 5 2: 271 (1908) 
Information on the genus : Uapaca
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Uapaca heudelotii Baill. (Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 81 (2013))
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Uapaca heudelotii Baill. (1860)
=Uapaca prominenticarinata De Wild. (1927) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 81 (2013)
=Uapaca marquesii Pax
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Very ramose tree 15-35 m, with buttresses; trunk to 80 cm Ø; stiltroots; dioecious.
Ecology : Flooded forest; riverine vegetation; locally abundant or very common.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 81 (2013).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 294 (2006).
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
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Record n°108275
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