African Plant Database


Monodora tenuifolia Benth.
Family : ANNONACEAE
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 5: 72 (1861)
Information on the genus : Monodora
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Monodora cabrae De Wild.
=Monodora klaineana Pierre ex Engl. & Diels
 
Taxon infra-specific
Monodora tenuifolia var. schlechteri Engl.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, to 20 m; bole 40 cm ; flowers appearing before the 'leaves.
Ecology : Lowland rain-forest, secondary bush; 200-400 m alt. Fernando Poo (Bioko).

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
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 38 (2006).

Bibliography other :
  • Couvreur, T.L.P. (2009). Monograph of the syncarpous african genera Isolona and Monodora (Annonaceae). Syst. Bot. Monogr. 87: 123
 
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Map
carte afrique num 6385
 
Record n°6385 modified 2007-03-29
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