African Plant Database

Monotes adenophyllus Gilg
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenw. Ost -Afr. C 275 (1895)
Information on the genus : Monotes
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Monotes adenophyllus Gilg subsp. adenophyllus (1895)
 Monotes adenophyllus Gilg var. adenophyllus (2017)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Monotes adenophyllus subsp. delevoyi (De Wild.) P. A. Duvign.
=Monotes delevoyi De Wild. (1927)
=*Monotes pwetoensis Robyns ex P. A. Duvign. (1939)
=*Monotes gilgii Engl. (1921)
=*Monotes stevensonii Burtt Davy ex Bancr. (1939)
=Monotes adenophyllus subsp. floccosus P. A. Duvign.
=Monotes hutchinsonianus Exell (1932)
=Monotes magnificus var. paucipilosus P. A. Duvign.
=Monotes magnificus var. glabrescens P. A. Duvign.
=Monotes verdicki De Wild. (1927)
Taxon infra-specific
Monotes adenophyllus Gilg subsp. adenophyllus (1895)
Monotes adenophyllus Gilg var. adenophyllus (2017)
Monotes adenophyllus var. homblei (De Wild.) Meerts (2017)
Monotes adenophyllus f. homblei (2017)
Monotes adenophyllus f. albidus (P. A. Duvign.) Meerts (2017)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 4-8 m tall. Most variable species with many local races; their definite taxonomic status can be decided only after much more collecting.
Ecology : Woodland, wooded swampy depressions on rocky or lateritic soils; 840-1500 m alt. Comprises 4 subspp.
  • Meerts P., Q. Rougelot & M. Sosef (2017). Revision of the genus Monotes (Dipterocarpaceae) in D.R. Congo, with implications for Angola and its distinction from Marquesia Phytotaxa 308(2): 160 
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