African Plant Database


Tetrapleura chevalieri (Harms) Baker f.
Family : Mimosaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Legum. Trop. Africa 3: 803 (1930)
Information on the genus : Tetrapleura
Basionym : Piptadenia chevalieri Harms
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Piptadenia chevalieri Harms (1909)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 15-20 m; fruit 15 cm long or more, each valve with a longitudinal wing-like rather fleshy ridge ± 2 cm broad.
Ecology : Scattered in rain-forest; rare.
  Similar to T. tetraptera.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 69975
 
Record n°69975
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