African Plant Database

Monanthotaxis foliosa (Engl. & Diels) Verdc.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 25(1): 21 (1971)
Information on the genus : Monanthotaxis
Basionym : Popowia foliosa Engl. & Diels
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Monanthotaxis foliosa (Engl. & Diels) Verdc. var. foliosa (1971)
 Popowia foliosa Engl. & Diels (1901)
 Enneastemon foliosus (Engl. & Diels) Robyns & Ghesq. (1933)
 Clathrospermum foliosum Engl. & Diels
Taxon infra-specific
Monanthotaxis foliosa (Engl. & Diels) Verdc. var. foliosa (1971)
Monanthotaxis foliosa var. ferruginea (Robyns & Ghesq.) Verdc. (1971)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Woody climber, to 2,7 m long.
Ecology : Secondary forest, forest margins; 600-800 m alt. Comprises 2 vars. [var. ferruginea (Robyns & Ghesq.) Verdc.! without fruit and only known from the type collected in 1915 (Gabon)]. Centr. Afr. Rep.?
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carte afrique num 177251
Record n°177251
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