African Plant Database

Pycnanthus angolensis (Welw.) Warb.
Protologue : Notizbl. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 1: 100 (1895)
Information on the genus : Pycnanthus
Basionym : Myristica angolensis Welw.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pycnanthus angolensis (Welw.) Warb. subsp. angolensis (1895)
 Pycnanthus kombo var. angolensis (Welw.) Warb. (1897)
 Myristica angolensis Welw.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Pycnanthus angolensis var. amarantifolius Compère (1962)
=Myristica kombo Baill. (1869)
=Pycnanthus kombo (Baill.) Warb. (1897) p.p.
=Myristica microcephala Benth. (1877)
=Pycnanthus microcephalus (Benth.) Warb. (1895)
=Pycnanthus mechowii Warb. (1897)
Taxon infra-specific
Pycnanthus angolensis (Welw.) Warb. subsp. angolensis (1895)
Pycnanthus angolensis subsp. schweinfurthii (Warb.) Verdc. (1997)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 35 m; bole 0,6-1(-1,5) m .
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Ecology : Secondary bushland; swamp, rain-, riverine and valley forests; open woodland; 1-1400 m alt. Fernando Poo (Bioko). One of the most exploited species for timber in Equatorial Guinea.
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Record n°177516
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