African Plant Database


Sterculia cinerea A. Rich.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 74, t. 16 (1847) 
Information on the genus : Sterculia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sterculia hartmanniana Schweinf. (1868)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 12 m, dbh to 70 cm; bark peeling off in papery flakes.
Ecology : Combretum-Lannea-Pseudocedrela wooded grassland on greyish to blackish clay; near sea-level to 650 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 120553
 
Record n°120553
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