African Plant Database

Amphimas pterocarpoides Harms
Protologue : Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 12: 12 (1913)
Information on the genus : Amphimas
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 50 m; bole 2,75 m in girth, rarely exceeding 1,2 m Ø, straight, cylindrical, 20-30 m high, without or with buttresses to 1,5-2 m high, 10 cm thick;
Ecology : Evergreen rain-forest on firm ground; deciduous forest; secondary formations; river banks, gallery, on alluvial soils; more frequently in the drier regions in Liberia; to 900 m alt. - A conspicuous feature of farm bushland.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 70503
Record n°70503
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