African Plant Database

Aganope gabonica (Baill.) Polhill
Information on the genus : Aganope
Basionym : Andira gabonica Baill.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ostryoderris gabonica (Baill.) Dunn
 Andira gabonica Baill. (1866)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ostryocarpus major Stapf (1905)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane to 40 m long; stem 12 cm Ø; branches 8-12 mm Ø with numerous, brown ridges; panicle to 75 cm long, much branched, brown-red; flowers white or pinkish.
Ecology : Rain-forest on firm ground or flooded; old cultivations.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
carte afrique num 70762
Record n°70762
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