African Plant Database

Turraea adjanohounii Aké Assi
Information on the genus : Turraea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Ramose sarmentous shrub to 2,5 m tall; leaves entire, oblong, 6-11x2-3 cm, glabrescent, margins and midrib ciliate; flowers greenish, 1 cm long, solitary or 2 together; capsule green, pubescent, 1 cm Ø; seed aril yellow.
Ecology : Evergreen forest (subhygrophilous) in the Tai-Tabou area (SW Ivory Coast).
  Near T. heterophylla; discovered in 1960.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 56866
Record n°56866
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