African Plant Database

Lasiodiscus fasciculiflorus Engl.
Information on the genus : Lasiodiscus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Lasiodiscus contumax N. Hallé (1962)
=Lasiodiscus usambarensis var. gossweileri Cavaco
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 2 m tall or tree 4,5-8-15 m; main stem straight, 10 cm Ø; bark green and brown; branching regular; branchlets±conspicuously lenticellate,with appressed red-brown hairs when young;stipules 2-lobed; leaves symmetric;flowers in axillary clusters[…]
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Ecology : Humid evergreen forest; ferrugineous quartzite; dryer forests; swamp- and riverine forests; wet sandy area; near watercourses, river banks; sometimes common.
  1-1266 m alt. Sometimes not considered specifically distinct from L. usambarensis.
  Not in Bioko/Fernando Poo.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 83344
Record n°83344 modified 2007-04-03
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