African Plant Database

Trichilia zewaldae J. J. de Wilde
Information on the genus : Trichilia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree evergreen, 7-25 m, rather branched; bole 20-60 cm d.b.h.; young twigs very dark brown, shortly but densely tomentose, indumentum grey; older twigs terete, brown or reddish-brown, becoming loosely tomentose.
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Ecology : More or less primary forest; edge of secondary forest; ± 200 m alt. (Cameroon), 1020 m (Gabon).
  Flowers creamy or greenish yellow, very fragrant, “frequently visited by insects”. They resemble those of T. monodelpha.
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carte afrique num 56828
Record n°56828
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