African Plant Database

Octolepis casearia Oliv.
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 8: 161. t. 1 (1865)
Information on the genus : Octolepis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Octolepis casearia Oliv. var. casearia
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Octolepis decalepis Gilg (1899)
=Octolepis dinklagei Gilg (1899)
=Octolepis macrophylla Gilg (1899)
=Octolepis nodosericea Gilg (1899)
=Octolepis pierreana Gilg ex Engl. (1921)
=Makokoa congolana Baill. (1886)
=Octolepis congolana (Baill.) Warb. (1893)
Taxon infra-specific
Octolepis casearia Oliv. var. casearia
Octolepis casearia var. flamignii (De Wild.) Z. S. Rogers (2005)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or treelet 1,2-2-5(-7-8?) m tall, with erect branches; young branches strongly angled.
Ecology : Secondary forest; 1-700 m alt.
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Record n°121528 modified 2007-01-25
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