African Plant Database

Uapaca vanhouttei De Wild.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Protologue : Ann. Mus. Congo Belge. Bot., Ser. 5 2: 275 (1908) 
Information on the genus : Uapaca
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Uapaca brieyii De Wild. Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 91 (2013).
=Uapaca letestuana A. Chev. (1917)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 40 m; distinctive on account of the very hairy leaves (golden-pilose midrib); male flowers unknown.
Ecology : Rain-forest; evergreen forest; 450-710 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Pl. Ecol. Evol. 146(1): 91 (2013).
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carte afrique num 108316
Record n°108316
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