African Plant Database

Sterculia bequaertii De Wild.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Ann. Soc. Sci. Bruxelles 40(1): 188 (1921)
Information on the genus : Sterculia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sterculia dawei Sprague (- fide Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sterculiaceae: 10 (2007).)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sterculia dawei Sprague (1905)
=Sterculia purpurea Exell (1927)
=Sterculia tragacantha var. CRUCIATA Vermoesen
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous tree 30-35(-50) m tall, with rounded bole 0,6-1 m , sometimes sinuous; buttresses wing-shaped to 2 m high.
Ecology : Half-deciduous rain-forest; secondary and gallery forests.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°120541 modified 2007-01-18
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