African Plant Database

Strombosia pustulata Oliv.
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 23: t. 2299 (1894)  
Information on the genus : Strombosia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Strombosia pustulata Oliv. var. pustulata (1894)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Strombosiopsis rigida Engl.
=Strombosia glaucescens Engl. (1909)
Taxon infra-specific
Strombosia pustulata Oliv. var. pustulata (1894)
Strombosia pustulata var. lucida (J. Léonard) Villiers
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen tree (10-)20(-45) m, glabrous; crown small, dense; bole straight, 0,2-1 m Ø, 1,2 m in girth and base with short sharp root spurs; bark characteristic, smooth, yellowish-violet or ochreous-grey, peeling off in flakes[…]
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Ecology : Firm-ground rain-forest on well-drained soil; moist forest; closed shady forest, often on lake- and river sides; common and widespread (by birds). 1-770 m alt.
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