African Plant Database


Leptonychia urophylla Welw. ex Mast.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 238 (1868)
Information on the genus : Leptonychia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 1-2 m tall with divaricate, slender, rounded branches; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Rain-forest; in shade. Only known from the type collected in 1855. Not in Fernando Poo / Bioko (= L. densivenia Engl. & K. Krause).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 121053
 
Record n°121053
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