African Plant Database


Trichilia welwitschii C. DC.
Family : MELIACEAE
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 1: 659 (1878)
Information on the genus : Trichilia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Trichilia kisoko De Wild. (1922)
=Trichilia oddonii De Wild. (1914)
=Trichilia pynaertii De Wild. (1908)
=Trichilia zenkeri Harms (1896)
=Trichilia caloneura Pierre ex Pellegr.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 5-30 m; bole usually cylindrical, 9-60 cm d.b.h.; crown rather dense with ascending main branches; bark smooth or slightly rough; slash pale pinkish, darkening rapidly reddish-brown, not scented or slightly cedar-scented.
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Ecology : Central African rain-forests in understorey; deciduous forests and gallery; secondary forest; ancient cultivations; marshy forest with Mitragyna stipulosa; forest subject to floods; with Scorodophloeus zenkeri in primary forest; 1-1515 m alt.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 57187
 
Record n°57187
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