African Plant Database


Sterculia dawei Sprague
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Herb. Boissier Ser. II. 5: 1167 (1905)
Information on the genus : Sterculia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sterculia bequaertii De Wild. (1921)
=Sterculia purpurea Exell (1927)
=Sterculia tragacantha var. CRUCIATA Vermoesen
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 6-18 m, with buttresses.
Ecology : Swamp forest and mature mixed forest (Synnott, Checklist Budongo Forest Reserve, Uganda, 1985); collected once in Kenya.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 120542
 
Record n°120542
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