African Plant Database


Alsodeiopsis villosa Keay
Family : ICACINACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État xxvi. 185 (1956)
Information on the genus : Alsodeiopsis
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect shrub to c. 1,2 m tall; young branchlets pilose with brownish spreading hairs (1-1,5 mm long) covering the grey bark; leaves oblong-(ob)lanceolate, 9-18x3-7 cm, upper surface appressed-puberulous and with long stiff hairs on midrib and nerves[…]
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Ecology : Wet evergreen forest. Resembling A. rubra but cymes shorter and fruits smaller; differs from A. chippii by smaller sepals (2 mm long, not 1,5 mm), brown-hairy petals (outside) and larger fruits.
  Resembling A. rubra but cymes shorter and fruits smaller; differs from A. chippii by smaller sepals (2 mm long, not 1,5 mm), brown-hairy petals (outside) and larger fruits.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 382 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 13736
 
Record n°13736
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