African Plant Database


Pterocarpus soyauxii Taub.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 24: t. 2369 (1895)  
Information on the genus : Pterocarpus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pterocarpus casteelsii var. ealaensis Hauman
=Pterocarpus casteelsii De Wild. (1924) p.p. type: Casteels 14 quoad fructus
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous tree 30-50 m; bole to 1,4 m Ø and to 2,5 m in girth, straight, cylindrical, free to 32 m hight, sometimes with sharp buttresses 3-4 m high and 2 m broad at base;
Ecology : Evergreen or deciduous forests on firm-ground, rain-forest; 50-500 m alt.
  Confusion with P. mildbraedii possible (cf. above).
 
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 62766
 
Record n°62766
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