African Plant Database


Uapaca lissopyrena Radcl.-Sm.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Family (APGIII) : PHYLLANTHACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 48(3): 612 (1993)
Information on the genus : Uapaca
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Uapaca guineensis auct. sensu Burtt Davy & Hoyle et Radcl.-Sm. in F.T.E.A. p.p. quoad partitionem extra aream florae, non Müll.Arg.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen tree to 30 m with an open spreading crown; stem to ± 1 m Ø, unbranched to 8 m, with stiltroots to 2,5 m.
Ecology : Dense evergreen swamp forest (mushitu); wet plateau riverine forest and fringing woodland; swampy ground in evergreen forest; less often in drier Brachystegia-Uapaca woodland; 400-1650 m alt.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 108333
 
Record n°108333
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