African Plant Database


Grewia truncata Mast.
Family : Tiliaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 244 (1868)
Information on the genus : Grewia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Grewia retusa Chiov. (1932)
=Grewia nodisepala K. Schum. (1892)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Twiggy shrub or tree 2-6 m tall.
Ecology : Riverine plant, sometimes thicket-forming; also coastal; 1-500 m alt.; inland 900-1200 m alt. Only one collection known in S Somalia (type of G. retusa).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 121770
 
Record n°121770
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