African Plant Database


Warneckea memecyloides (Benth.) Jacq.-Fél.
Family : MELASTOMATACEAE
Protologue : Adansonia, sér. 2 18(2): 232 (1978)
Information on the genus : Warneckea
Basionym : Spathandra memecyloides Benth.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Memecylon memecyloides (Benth.) Exell (1944)
 Spathandra memecyloides Benth. (1849)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Memecylon vogelii Naudin (1852)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 12-18 m high, with stout, rounded branches.
Ecology : Forest, coastal swampy soils; 200-400 m alt. Cameroon? Fernando Poo (Bioko), Principe. Difficult to separate certain specimens from W. cinnamomoides (Ghana) – further taxonomic studies needed.
 
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see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 19270
 
Record n°19270 modified 2007-04-04
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