African Plant Database

Tetracera boiviniana Baill.
Protologue : Adansonia sér.1 7: 300, t. 7 (1867)
Information on the genus : Tetracera
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree, 2-6(-7) m high; older bark thin, papery, splitting and flaking off longitudinally; leaves white-wolly beneath (cf. T. litoralis)
Ecology : Coastal grassland, woodland and thicket; 50-450 m alt. Zanzibar. montane forest, c. 1900-2000 m alt. (Cheek & al., Pl. Mt. Oku...: 61, 133, 2000); red data listed.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 103
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Record n°12082 modified 2007-04-04
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