African Plant Database

Scaphopetalum blackii Mast.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 10: 29. t. 2 (1869)
Information on the genus : Scaphopetalum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Scaphopetalum blackii Mast. var. blackii
Taxon infra-specific
Scaphopetalum blackii Mast. var. blackii
Scaphopetalum blackii var. letestui (Pellegr.) N. Hallé
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 1,5-6m tall, with twisted stem to 20 cm .
Ecology : Rain-forest; water falls in moist forest; very shady forestground; 150 m alt. Comprises 2 vars.
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Record n°177525 modified 2007-01-18
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