African Plant Database

Grewia forbesii Harv. ex Mast.
Family : Tiliaceae
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 250 (1868)
Information on the genus : Grewia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vincentia forbesii (Harv. ex Mast.) Burret (1926)
 Vinticena forbesii (Harv. ex Mast.) Burret (1935)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Grewia lagenophora Chiov. (1932)
=Grewia pilosa var. grandifolia Kuntze
=Grewia alatiunguiculata K. Schum.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Robust, large, much-branched shrub or tree, or liane, 1-5(-12) m tall; stem strongly fluted.
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Ecology : Coastal forest, bushland or thikets; and inland rocky bushland, wooded grassland; Albizia obbiadensis-Cordyla somalensis bushland; evergreen dense bushland to deciduous Terminalia bushland; secondary vegetation;...; 1-250-1500 m alt.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
carte afrique num 121712
Record n°121712
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