African Plant Database

Casearia battiscombei R. E. Fr.
Protologue : Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 9: 326 (1925)
Information on the genus : Casearia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Casearia chirindensis Engl. (1921)
=Rinorea cafassii Chiov.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub with branches horizontally in tiers, or straggling, or generally a tree to 40 m tall and with straight, sometimes fluted bole 30-45(-90) cm , and a vertical crown.
Ecology : Rain-forest; evergreen forest (remnants); (1000-)1125-2440 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1975). Flora of Tropical East Africa Flacourtiaceae: 49-51
  • (1975). Flora of Tropical East Africa Flacourtiaceae: 50
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carte afrique num 16858
Record n°16858
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