African Plant Database


Pterygota bequaertii De Wild.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Compt.-Rend. Séances Mém. Soc. Biol. 82: 1397, 1398 (1919)
Information on the genus : Pterygota
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sterculia bayakensis Pellegr. (1923)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous tree 30-50 m tall; bole clear to 35 m hight, 60 cm and 3,5 m in girth, with winged buttresses to 2 m high.
Ecology : Lowland rain-forests (evergreen and half-deciduous) of moister types; gallery forest.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 121091
 
Record n°121091 modified 2007-01-18
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