African Plant Database

Antidesma laciniatum Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Information on the genus : Antidesma
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Antidesma laciniatum Müll. Arg. subsp. laciniatum
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Antidesma chevalieri Beille (1908)
Taxon infra-specific
Antidesma laciniatum Müll. Arg. subsp. laciniatum
Antidesma laciniatum subsp. membranaceum (Müll. Arg.) J. Léonard
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 2-3 m tall or tree 7-15 m, with tortuous bole 10-35 cm Ø, branched from near the base; branches sarmentuous, pendent to the soil.
Ecology : Forests (moist, deciduous, secondary, rain); fallow fields; gregarious; edges of forest patches; 200-1275 m alt.
  Bioko (Fernando Poo).
  Comprises 2 subspp.: [see more in the book]
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