African Plant Database

Teclea carpopunctifera A. Chev.
Protologue : Rev. Bot. Appl. 30: 78 (1950)
Information on the genus : Teclea
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small tree; branchlets slender, subterete, glabrous; leaves alternate, glabrous, (2-)3-foliolate; leaflets ±coriaceous, ovate-oblong, 7-12 x 2-4 cm, decurrent on petioles; infrutescences with 1-3 erect carpels, glabrous; fruit ovoid, slightly oblique[…]
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Ecology : Forest.
  Resembling “T. grandifolia” (= Vepris grandifolia) but secondary nerves of leaflets ascending, and fruits pit-dotted (not raised dots).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1992). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Chrysobalanaceae à Apiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 200
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see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 89728
Record n°89728
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