African Plant Database

Uapaca corbisieri De Wild.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Protologue : Compt.-Rend. Séances Mém. Soc. Biol. 96: 119 (1927)
Information on the genus : Uapaca
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Uapaca pynaertii De Wild. (Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 87 (2013))
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Uapaca pynaertii De Wild. (1908)
=Uapaca esculenta A. Chev. ex Aubrév. & Leandri Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 87 (2013)
=Uapaca goossensii De Wild. (1927) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 87 (2013)
=Uapaca nymphaeantha Pax & K. Hoffm. Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 87 (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree with stiltroots; male and female flowers unknown.
Ecology : More or less swampy forests; rather common.
  Only known from the type collected in 1926 in the botanic garden Eala (Zaire). Perhaps conspecific with U. esculenta.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 294 (2006).
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