African Plant Database


Sterculia rhinopetala K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Monogr. Afrik. Pflanzen.-Fam. 5: 102 (1900)
Information on the genus : Sterculia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 25-40 m; bole to 4 m in girth and 80 cm , with large narrow flat buttresses to 3 m high and straight clean cylindrical bole; branches almost horizontal, bark peeling off in small square scales.
Ecology : Lowland rain-forest of drier types; deciduous and savanna forest.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 120546
 
Record n°120546
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