African Plant Database


Urera flamigniana Lambinon
Family : URTICACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 91: 199 (1959)
Information on the genus : Urera
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Urera hypselodendron var. flamigniana (Lambinon) Hauman
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane reaching 5-8 m in height with rounded stem or slightly pentagonal in section, to 3 cm Ø at base; bark smooth with epidermal erect, conical prickles 1-2 mm long and a dense to very dense golden brown pubescence.
Ecology : In the rain-forest zone; savannas near forest; fallow land.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1992). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Chrysobalanaceae à Apiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 146
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 122277
 
Record n°122277
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