African Plant Database


Uapaca paludosa Aubrév. & Leandri
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Family (APGIII) : PHYLLANTHACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France 82: 50 (1935) 
Information on the genus : Uapaca
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Uapaca mole Pax
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Uapaca mole Pax Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca angustipyrena De Wild. (1932) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca brevipedunculata De Wild. (1933) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca casteelsii De Wild. (1927) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca ferrarii De Wild. (1927) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca kibuati De Wild. (1933) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013).
=Uapaca lebruni De Wild. (1933) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca macrostipulata De Wild. (1927) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca multinervata De Wild. (1927) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca samfi De Wild. (1933) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013).
=Uapaca stipularis Pax & K. Hoffm. Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca vanderystii De Wild. Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca verruculosa De Wild. (1933) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013).
=Uapaca laurentii De Wild. (1908) Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
=Uapaca ealaensis De Wild. Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 83 (2013)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched deciduous tree with a spreading habit 15-40 m, supported on stiltroots which may be produced from to 4 m above ground-level, often branching near the base; branchlets fairly robust.
Ecology : Swamp and lakeside forests, fringing forest; dominant; also in rain-forest; slopes, crests, well drained valley bottoms; soils of granitic origin; 600-1400 m alt. (and less ?).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 294 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
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Record n°108304
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