African Plant Database

Vepris stolzii I. Verd.
Information on the genus : Vepris
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vepris orophila G.C.C. Gilbert
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen tree 6-15 m, dioecious, sometime branching from near the base; bark smooth, grey; branchlets glabrous; wood lemon yellow; leaves alternate, 3-foliolate, glabrous; petiole 2-8 cm long, subterete; leaflets elliptic, 6-14(-17) x 2,5-6 cm[…]
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Ecology : Rain-forest, transitional and secondary forests, evergreen forest.
  900-2220 m alt. Letouzey (l. c.) notes that Toddaliopsis ebolowensis has some resemblance to V. stolzii (cf. above under this species).

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: 201
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carte afrique num 90303
Record n°90303
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