African Plant Database

Kotschya uguenensis (Taub.) White
Information on the genus : Kotschya
Basionym : Smithia uguenensis Taub.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Smithia uguenensis Taub.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect shrub (1-)1,8-4,5(-6) m tall, stated to smell unpleasant; stems covered with sticky spreading bristly yellow tubercular-based hairs.
Ecology : Forming impenetrable thickets; margins of water courses; edges of forest; evergreen bushland and moor; Syzygium swamp forest; 1000-2010 m alt.
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Record n°62645
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