African Plant Database


Dactyladenia mannii (Oliv.) Prance & F. White
Family : CHRYSOBALANACEAE
Protologue : Brittonia 31(4): 486 (1979)
Information on the genus : Dactyladenia
Basionym : Griffonia mannii Oliv.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Acioa mannii (Oliv.) Engl. (1899)
 Griffonia mannii Oliv. (1871)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climbing scrub 4-6 m tall; branchlets with whitish, cobwebby, caducous indumentum; fruit known!
Ecology : Secondary forest; edge of lake in sunny places; 1-800 m alt.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo (perhaps extinct). Only known from 5 collections; threatened by forest clearance for housing, timber and agriculture (fide S. Cable & M. Cheek, Pl. Mt. Cameroon: XLIX, 1998).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 7960
 
Record n°7960 modified 2007-03-30
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