African Plant Database

Lasiodiscus mildbraedii Engl.
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 40: 552 (1907) [1908]
Information on the genus : Lasiodiscus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Lasiodiscus glabridiscus auct. in herb.
=*Lasiodiscus glabristipulatus Engl.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 6-10-24 m tall; bole 20-30 cm Ø; bark dark grey, smooth or rough, flaking into small scales; branchlets with inconspicuous lenticels, glabrous or puberulous; leaves asymmetric at base, glabrous above, ± minutely puberulous beneath;[…]
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Ecology : Evergreen or semi-evergreen rain-forests, forest gallery; frequent in Cynometra alexandri forests; woodland and dry forests.
  850-1400 m alt.
  São Tomé, Principe.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 50: 495-526 (1995)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 83342
Record n°83342
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