African Plant Database

Monanthotaxis buchananii (Engl.) Verdc.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. E. Africa 102 (1971)
Information on the genus : Monanthotaxis
Basionym : Unona buchananii Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Popowia buchananii (Engl.) Engl. & Diels (1901)
 Unona buchananii Engl. (1895)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Popowia djurensis Engl. & Diels (1901)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub, liane or small tree, 1,5-7,5 m.
Ecology : Lowland evergreen forest, riverine and hillside thicket, bushland or grassland with scattered trees, often in rocky places and on well-drained soil; 100-1290 m alt. Zaire?

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 35 (1991).
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