African Plant Database

Polyalthia suaveolens Engl. & Diels
Protologue : Monogr. Afrik. Pflanzen.-Fam. 6: 42 (1901)
Information on the genus : Polyalthia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Greenwayodendron suaveolens (Engl. & Diels) Verdc.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Polyalthia suaveolens Engl. & Diels var. suaveolens (1901)
 Greenwayodendron suaveolens (Engl. & Diels) Verdc. (1969)
 Greenwayodendron suaveolens (Engl. & Diels) Verdc. subsp. suaveolens
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Xylopia otunga Exell (1931)
=Polyalthia aubrevillei Ghesq. ex Aubrév. (1936)
=Polyalthia mortehanii De Wild. (1914)
=Maba gossweileri Greves (1929)
Taxon infra-specific
Polyalthia suaveolens Engl. & Diels var. suaveolens (1901)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, ±20(-35-40) m; bole 70 cm .
Ecology : Rain-forest; extremely common. Comprises 2 vars. Cameroon?
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Record n°177508
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