African Plant Database

Loeseneriella ectypetala N. Hallé
Protologue : Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., Ser. 2 30: 467 (1958)
Information on the genus : Loeseneriella
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hippocratea africana auct. sensu F.W.T.A., ed. 2. p.p.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane with main branches nearly 4-angular; lateral branches cylindrical; bark beige or brown-greyish, nearly smooth, flaky on the old trunks; wood very deeply grooved; growing twigs and inflorescences densely covered with tiny hairs[…]
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Ecology : Forest; common in Ivory Coast and with the very close L. clematoides in Man region and mid-Cavaly.
  Common in Ivory Coast

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 152 (1992).
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