African Plant Database

Cola cordifolia (Cav.) R. Br.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Pl. Jav. Rar. (Bennett) 237
Information on the genus : Cola
Basionym : Sterculia cordifolia Cav.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sterculia cordifolia Cav. (1788)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 15(-25-30?) m tall, with buttresses.
Ecology : Wooded savanna; gallery forest; edge or rain-forest; humid places (cf. below under C. gigantea). Not in Gabon.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
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Record n°120888 modified 2007-01-15
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