African Plant Database


Dracaena soyauxiana Baker
Family : Dracaenaceae
Family (APGIII) : ASPARAGACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Herb. Boissier Ser. II. 1: 857 (1901)
Information on the genus : Dracaena
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pleomele soyauxiana (Baker) N.E. Br.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Branchlets c. 6 mm Ø, with many leaves, compact, at their ends; blade broadly oblong, 10-13x6,5-7 cm, cuspidate, base cuneate; petiole 7,5-10 cm long, dilated at base; peduncle unbranched, c. 10 cm long, dilated at base; peduncle unbranched, c. 10 cm long; flowers in sessile fascicles of 3; pedicels very short, articulated; bracts small, scarious; perianth cylindrical, c. 8,5 cm long, lobes oblanceolate, as long as tube.
Ecology : Ecology not recorded.
  Said to be near “D. elliptica Thunb.”. – Perhaps a form of D. surculosa.
  ? Only known from the type (Soyaux 158); Gabon, Estuary, Sibange Farm. – Not mapped.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
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Record n°14353
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