African Plant Database

Mammea usambarensis Verdc.
Family : Clusiaceae
Protologue : Kew Bull. 31(2): 259 (1976)
Information on the genus : Mammea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Mammea africana auct.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 24 m; with clean straight bole >6 m in girth.
Ecology : Evergreen forest with Ocotea, Podocarpus; moister places in mixed camphor forest; dominant tree in certain small areas; (1650-)1800-2100 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 219 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 8145
Record n°8145
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