African Plant Database


Oncocalamus tuleyi Sunderl.
Family : ARECACEAE
Protologue : J. Bamboo Rattan 1(4): 365 (2002)
Information on the genus : Oncocalamus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stems to 30 m long; leaves up to 2 m long; cirrus 0.6-1 m long; leaflets 30-50 on each side of the rachis, linear-lanceolate or slightly sigmoid, regularly inserted and more or less equal in size; inflorescences 35-40 cm long; flowers at anthesis not known; fruits more or less globose, 1.9-2.1 cm long and 1.6-1.8 cm in diameter.
Ecology : This species is present at the forest edge, adjacent to open areas, and in gap regrowth vegetation in forest.
  Restricted to coastal forest from SE Nigeria to SW Cameroon, north of the Sanaga River and is allopatric with O. mannii .
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 232367
 
Record n°232367 created 2013-11-08
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