African Plant Database

Sterculia tomentosa auct.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Information on the genus : Sterculia
Statuts nomenclatural : missapplied name
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sterculia africana (Lour.) Fiori var. africana (sensu Sim)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sterculia africana (Lour.) Fiori var. africana
=Sterculia triphaca R. Br.
=Triphaca africana Lour. (1790)
=Sterculia africana (Lour.) Fiori (1911)
=Sterculia ipomeifolia Garcke
=Sterculia guerichii K. Schum. (1894)
=Sterculia africana var. socotrana (K. Schum.) Fiori

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 553-554
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