African Plant Database

Ficus chirindensis C. C. Berg
Protologue : Kew Bull. 43: 78 (1988)
Information on the genus : Ficus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 35-50 m, deciduous (younger trees evergreen), often with pillar-roots; hemi-epiphyte (seeds germinate high up in the canopy, later sending down roots and plant looking like terrestrial); crown small[…]
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Ecology : Submontane evergreen or semi-evergreen forests, emergent above the forest canopy; very common.
  950-1600 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1992). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Chrysobalanaceae à Apiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 135
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carte afrique num 24116
Record n°24116
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