African Plant Database

Sterculia mhosya Engl.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Veg. Erde 3: II. (1921)
Information on the genus : Sterculia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Sterculia burtii Bruce
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree to ±8 m tall; bark peeling.
Ecology : Rocky areas of the Lake Tanganyika shores, and other stony soils elsewhere.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sterculiaceae : 15 (2007).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 120543
Record n°120543 modified 2007-01-18
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