African Plant Database

Allophylus dummeri Baker f.
Protologue : J. Bot. 57: 187 (1919) 
Information on the genus : Allophylus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Allophylus ussheri Baker f. (1919)
=*Allophylus schweinfurthii auct. sensu Hauman, non Gilg
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : (Shrub or) spreading tree 2,5-10 m tall; bark thin, light brown; branchlets ± glabrous; leaves 3-foliolate; leaflets ± thick, large (7,5-25x4-11 cm), glabrous or with indistinct hairy domatia beneath, drying bright green.
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Ecology : Moist forest; widespread in lower altitude forests, occasional in undestorey of closed forest and in logged treated forest; forest clearings; valley forest; 1050-1300 m alt.
  Also in Angola, but not the same as A. gossweileri (fide Verdcourt, Fl. Trop. E. Afr. Sapindaceae: 80, 1998).
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carte afrique num 90884
Record n°90884 modified 2006-12-07
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