African Plant Database


Sterculia stenocarpa H. Winkl.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 18: 123 (1922)
Information on the genus : Sterculia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree to 2-12(-15) m tall; dbh to 1,25 m; bark flaking or peeling.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora and Acacia-Combretum bushland; rocky slopes, limestone ridges and slopes; savanna and wooded savanna; 80-1400 m alt. Perhaps a variety of S. africana.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sterculiaceae : 16 (2007).
  • 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 African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 120572
 
Record n°120572 modified 2007-01-18
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