African Plant Database

Nesogordonia papaverifera (A. Chev.) Capuron ex N. Hallé
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Fl. Gabon 2: 135 (1961)
Information on the genus : Nesogordonia
Basionym : Cistanthera papaverifera A. Chev.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cistanthera papaverifera A. Chev. (1911)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree >40 m; bole clear straight (or often twisted) to 20 m hight, 1 m ?and 3 m in girth, with thin sharp buttresses; bark flaking off and exposing dark patches.
Ecology : Half-deciduous rain-forest on dry ground (not in wetter evergreen forest).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°121078 modified 2007-01-18
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