African Plant Database


Cassipourea ruwensorensis (Engl.) Alston
Family : RHIZOPHORACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 263 (1925)
Information on the genus : Cassipourea
Basionym : Weihea ruwensoriensis Engl.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Weihea ruwensoriensis Engl. (1913)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Weihea mildbraedii Engl. (1917)
=Cassipourea mildbraedii (Engl.) Alston (1925)
=Weihea mawambensis Engl. (1917)
=Weihea bequaertii De Wild. (1921)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 3-4 m tall, or tree 20-25 m.
Ecology : Various forest types: evergreen, semi-swamp forest; rain-forest; elephant-grassland; 950-1700(-2500) m alt. Not in Ethiopia (= C. malosana).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 83702
 
Record n°83702 modified 2007-01-10
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