African Plant Database


Aganope leucobotrya (Dunn) Polhill
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Aganope
Basionym : Ostryoderris leucobotrya Dunn
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ostryoderris leucobotrya Dunn (1911)
 Derris leucobotrya (Dunn) Roberty
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scrambling shrub or straggling tree to 9 m tall; stem 30 cm in girth, with several erect branches and stout twigs; panicles red-brown tomentellous, terminal, with conspicuous bracts; flowers white (of ornamental value).
Ecology : Thickets of secondary forests; rain-forest.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 70764
 
Record n°70764
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