African Plant Database


Keayodendron bridelioides Leandri
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Family (APGIII) : PHYLLANTHACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France 105: 517 (1959) 
Information on the genus : Keayodendron
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Casearia bridelioides Mildbr. ex Hutch. & Dalziel (1928)
 Keayodendron bridelioides (Mildbr. ex Hutch. & Dalziel) Leandri
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Casearia bridelioides Gilg ex Engl. (1921)
=Drypetes sassandraensis Aubrév. (1936)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 40 m in height and 3 m in girth; bole very straight and cylindrical, with the first drooping branches ± 20 m from the ground.
Ecology : Prefers the drier zones, i.e. the semi-deciduous parts of the lowland rain-forest.
  The illustration in Hawthorne, Field Guide Forest Trees Ghana: 84, fig. 374, 1990, must be regarded as excluding the fruits. Collected in 3 well separated areas.
 
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Map
carte afrique num 17032
 
Record n°17032
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