African Plant Database

Nothospondias staudtii Engl.
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 36: 217 (1905)
Information on the genus : Nothospondias
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Nothospondias talbotii S. Moore (1913)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, dioecious, 5-26 m; trunk cylindrical, straight, clear to 10 m height, 50 cm Ø; bark smooth, light grey-pale yellow; branchlets puberulous, unfolding leaves with dense orange brown hairs; older tigs 2 cm Ø, hollow;[…]
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Ecology : Broken) high forest, rain-forest, riverine forest; in understorey, in half-shade; rare in the dry forest zone near the coast (originally planted?).
  0-400 m alt.
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Record n°6093
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