African Plant Database

Trichoscypha mannii Hook. f.
Protologue : Gen. Pl. (Bentham & Hooker f.) 1: 423 (1862)
Information on the genus : Trichoscypha
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Trichoscypha atropurpurea Engl. (1905)
=Trichoscypha longipetala Baker f. (1913)
=Trichoscypha soyauxii Engl. & Brehmer (1917)
=Trichoscypha subretusa Engl. & Brehmer (1917)
=Trichoscypha turbinata Lecomte (1906)
=Trichoscypha gambana Jongkind (1994)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub to treelet or tree 4-10-25 m, with trunk to 15 cm Ø, or liane to > 25 m high; leaves 11-17-23-jugate, 0,7-1 m long, petiole ± winged.
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Ecology : Rain-forest; wet and moist evergreen forest; wet semi-deciduous forest, in sandy areas; widespread; 10-350 m alt.
  Extremely variable in shape of leaflets (T. gambana is an extreme form).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 6211
Record n°6211
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