African Plant Database

Baphiopsis parviflora Baker
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Information on the genus : Baphiopsis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Baphia radcliffei Baker f. (1905)
=Baphiopsis stuhlmannii Taub. (1894)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 2,5-15 m tall, often leaning, sprawling or horizontal.
Ecology : Swamp- and rain-forest in understorey; coastal thicket on sand; 1130-1310 m alt. (and less?).
  KITE, G. C. (2003). Taxonomic significance of the trihydroxypipecolic acid 'BR1' in Baphiopsis parviflora (Leguminosae). Biochem. Syst. Ecol. 31: 45-50.
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carte afrique num 70506
Record n°70506
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