African Plant Database

Monanthotaxis ferruginea (Oliv.) Verdc.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. E. Africa 106 (1971)
Information on the genus : Monanthotaxis
Basionym : Unona ferruginea Oliv.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Popowia ferruginea (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels (1901)
 Unona ferruginea Oliv. (1868)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Popowia djumaensis De Wild. (1909)
=Unona eminii Engl. (1895)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree, 3-7,5 m.
Ecology : Evergreen forest, particularly in communities bordering grassland; also thicket, often on termite-mounds; 950-1200 m alt. (E Africa) – Riverine forest with M. le-testui (Gabon) – Sometimes in savanna (Angola) – Secondary forest, old savanna (Zaire). Not i

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 35

Bibliography other :
  • Hedberb, I., Edwards &al. (eds) (2000). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2/1: 8
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carte afrique num 6276
Record n°6276
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