African Plant Database


Uapaca esculenta A. Chev. ex Aubrév. & Leandri
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Family (APGIII) : PHYLLANTHACEAE
Information on the genus : Uapaca
 
 
Status
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 corbisieri De Wild. (1927) 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 to 25 m, with stiltroots; bole 1,8 m in girth, 60 cm Ø.
Ecology : Rain-forest; on very humid or dry ground; sometimes with U. guineensis; ferrugineous hard pan; 525 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 294 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
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Record n°108281
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