African Plant Database

Eugenia gilgii Engl. & Brehmer
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 54: 334 (1917)
Information on the genus : Eugenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to ± 7(-15) m tall, with spiny bole when juvenile.
Ecology : Edge of forest in montane area; 1200-2000 m alt. Few collections known from Cameroon and Nigeria. Red data listed for W Cameroon (Cheek & al., Pl. Mt. Oku...: 67, 150, 2000).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 146
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 16603
Record n°16603
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