African Plant Database

Napoleonaea imperialis P. Beauv.
Protologue : Napoléone 1: t.1 (1804)
Information on the genus : Napoleonaea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Napoleonaea cuspidata Miers
=Napoleonaea miersii Hook. f.
=*Belvisia caerulea Desv.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub to 7 m tall.
Ecology : Often secondary forests, in understorey. Cultivated in Kisantu (Zaire). Fernando Poo (Bioko).

Bibliography other :
  • Palisot de Beauvois, A.M. (1810). Flore d'Oware et de Bénin, en Afrique. Paris 2: 32. t. 78 

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (2011). Flore du Gabon. 42: 46
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Record n°30272 modified 2007-03-30
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