African Plant Database

Artabotrys monteiroae Oliv.
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 18: t. 1796 (1888)  
Information on the genus : Artabotrys
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Artabotrys nitidus Engl. (1895)
=Artabotrys mabifolius Diels (1925)
=Artabotrys mabifolius f. intermidus Cavaco & Kerudren (1958)
=Artabotrys mabifolius f. villosus Cavaco & Keraudren (1958)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane, shrub or small tree, 1,5-6(-12) m tall.
Ecology : Climber in dark forest; forest edges and thickets in moist grassland, often on old termite-mounds, also in riverine thicket, Brachystegia and Combretum woodlands; evergreen rainforest; 900-1800(-2400?) m alt. S. Africa (Natal, Transvaal), Madagascar.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub, Climber- Ht 2.5 - 6 m. Alt: 30 - 1035 m. Distribution: KN, LP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 132-133
  • (1971). Flora of Tropical East Africa Annonaceae: 62-64
  • 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: 32-33
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 6312
Record n°6312
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