African Plant Database


Cola lizae N. Hallé
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., sect B Ser. 4, 9(3): 232 (1987)
Information on the genus : Cola
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 12-25(-38) m, with straight bole 10-15-30(-93) cm ; the largest leaves in the genus: to 100 cm long ??120 cm wide (in C. megalophylla: 52-85 cm long ??60-130 cm wide).
Ecology : Secondary forest with Marantaceae; near savanna edge; very abundant (to 6000 trees / km2).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 120912
 
Record n°120912 modified 2007-01-15
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