African Plant Database

Grewia platyclada K. Schum.
Family : Tiliaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 28: 430 (1900) 
Information on the genus : Grewia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Grewia flavescens Juss. (- fide Whitehouse in F.T.E.A.)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vincentia platyclada (K. Schum.) Burret (1926)
 Vinticena platyclada (K. Schum.) Burret (1935)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Grewia flavescens Juss. var. flavescens
=Grewia flavescens Juss. (1804)
=Vincentia flavescens (Juss.) Burret (1926)
=Vinticena flavescens (Juss.) Burret (1935)
=Grewia fabreguesii E. Boudour. (1988)
=Grewia homblei De Wild. (1915)
=Grewia kapiriensis De Wild. (1915)
=Grewia flavescens var. longipedunculata Burret
=Grewia flavescens var. brevipedunculata Burret (1804)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub scrambling on other plants, 4-5 m tall, with flattened branches.
Ecology : Plateau with red, sandy laterite; c. 1500 m alt. Considered as a synonym of G. flavescens by Whitehouse in Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Tiliaceae (2001).
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Record n°121752
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