African Plant Database

Monodora angolensis Welw.
Protologue : Ann. Cons. Ultramarino, Parte nao Off. (Apont.). Ser. 1. 587 (1859)
Information on the genus : Monodora
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Monodora louisii Boutique (1951)
=Monodora letestui Pellegr. (1948)
=*Monodora gibsonii Bullock ex Burtt Davy (1935)
=Monodora durieuxii De Wild. (1903)
=Monodora angolensis var. decidua Hiern
=Monodora angolensis var. microphylla Hiern (1896)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree, 3-20 m; trunk ±40 cm .
Ecology : Evergreen forest of closed mixed type, also riverine forest; 950- 1350 m alt. (E Africa); also evergreen thickets; 30-1050 m alt. (Fl. Zambes. area) – Fringing forest in savanna (Centr. Afric. Rep.) – Forest edges (Angola).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 148

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: 36

Bibliography other :
  • Couvreur, T.L.P. (2009). Monograph of the syncarpous african genera Isolona and Monodora (Annonaceae). Syst. Bot. Monogr. 87: 90
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Record n°6376 modified 2009-09-24
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