African Plant Database

Utsetela gabonensis Pellegr.
Information on the genus : Utsetela
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub ramose or not, monoecious, 0,6-2,5 m tall (or more?); leafy twigs 1-3,5 mm thick, puberulous with white to brown retrorse uncinate hairs; leaves distichous; lamina elliptic, 3-19 x 1-8 cm, long-acuminate; inflorescences globular[…]
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Ecology : Forest in understorey, forest gallery, copse wood. Rather rare. 100-300 m alt.
  The inflorescences resembling those of Streblus sect. Bleekrodea (Madagascar; N Malaya, Borneo) and of the neotropical Helianthostylis.
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Record n°24663
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