African Plant Database

Sterculia appendiculata K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenw. Ost -Afr. C 271, t. 29 (1895)
Information on the genus : Sterculia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sterculia lindensis Engl. (1907)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 30-40 m or even more (60-90 m?), with long straight bole and buttresses.
Ecology : Coastal and riverine forest; alluvium soil; also dry bush; 1-400 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sterculiaceae : 11 (2007).
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Record n°120540 modified 2007-01-18
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