African Plant Database

Cola lateritia K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Notizbl. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 2: 307 (1899)
Information on the genus : Cola
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cola lateritia K. Schum. var. lateritia
Taxon infra-specific
Cola lateritia K. Schum. var. lateritia
Cola lateritia var. maclaudi (A. Chev.) Brenan & Keay
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous tree 15-30(-50) m, with straight bole up to 30 m high and 0,8(-1) m ; buttresses 1-2 m wide at base, sometimes reduced to a flare.
Ecology : Rain-forest; gallery and secondary forests; 1-1000 m alt. Comprises 2 vars. [var. maclaudii (A.Chev.) Brenan; syn.: C. maclaudii (A.Chev.) Aubrév.; C. leonensis Hutch. ex Lane- Poole, nom.; C. maclaudii A.Chev., nom.].
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Record n°175234 modified 2011-08-25
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