African Plant Database

Ficus sansibarica Warb.
Information on the genus : Ficus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ficus sansibarica Warb. subsp. sansibarica
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ficus delagoensis Sim
=Ficus langenburgii Warb.
Taxon infra-specific
Ficus sansibarica Warb. subsp. sansibarica
Ficus sansibarica subsp. macrosperma (Mildbr. & Burret) C. C. Berg
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 9-16-40 m tall, 30 m wide, but occasionally larger; bole to ± 1,5 m Ø, commonly unbuttressed and with a few small aerial roots, but usually without; leaves in spirals, semi-pendulous, mostly boat-shaped in section;[…]
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Ecology : Evergreen forest and edges including dryer types;coastal bushland;lakesides;riverine;miombo;Parinari excelsa forest on river-bank sand;muteshi forest;often on Kalahari Sand;open forest with Canarium schweinfurthii[…]1922 lava flow(Cameroon)
  near sea-level to 1200 m alt.
  S. Africa, Swaziland.
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carte afrique num 175300
Record n°175300
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