African Plant Database

Aphanocalyx hedinii (A. Chev.) Wieringa
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Information on the genus : Aphanocalyx
Basionym : Cynometra hedinii A. Chev.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Monopetalanthus hedinii (A. Chev.) Pellegr.
 Cynometra hedinii A. Chev.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to at least 35 m; bole branchless for at least 15 m; bole above the plank roots to 3,3 m ø.
Ecology : Rain-forest in dryland; in clusters; 0-200 m alt.
  Occurs very locally in three small areas; it has not been collected recently, only in 1927, 1950, 1952, 1953. Probably severely threatened if not extinct.
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carte afrique num 67590
Record n°67590
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