African Plant Database


Cola congolana De Wild. & T. Durand
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. Belg. 38(2): 181 (1899)
Information on the genus : Cola
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cola congolana De Wild. & T. Durand var. congolana
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cola bracteata De Wild. (1922)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Cola congolana De Wild. & T. Durand var. congolana
Cola congolana var. puberula R. Germ.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 2-6-9 m tall.
Ecology : Rain-forest; gallery and swampy forest; 1460-1900 m alt. Comprises 2 vars.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sterculiaceae : 34 (2007).
 
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
 
Map
carte afrique num 175231
 
Record n°175231
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