African Plant Database

Rinorea elliptica (Oliv.) Kuntze
Protologue : Revis. Gen. Pl. 42 (1891) 
Information on the genus : Rinorea
Basionym : Alsodeia elliptica Oliv.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Alsodeia elliptica Oliv.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rinorea somalensis Chiov. (1936)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree, 3-8(-12) m.
Ecology : Evergreen riverine forest; 1-600 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: (1991).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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