African Plant Database

Eugenia mufindiensis Verdc.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 54(1): 50 (1999)
Information on the genus : Eugenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree 1,8-3 m tall, always dioecious?; bark reddish- brown, flaky; stems slender, straggling.
Ecology : Forest with Macaranga, streamside forest with Ilex, Trichocladus, forest edges; 1700-2000 m alt. Resembles Myrtus communis L. (mis-identification made), and Eugenia capensis subsp. gracilipes F. White Tanzania: Iringa distr., Mufindi highlands.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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