African Plant Database

Allophylus hirtellus (Hook. f.) Radlk.
Protologue : Sitzungsber. Math.-Phys. Cl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. xx: 312 (1890)
Information on the genus : Allophylus
Basionym : Schmidelia hirtella Hook. f.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Schmidelia hirtella Hook. f. (1849)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbarium specimens sometimes seem to be labelled A. africanus (fide Harris, l. c.).
Ecology : Forest; 1-600 m alt.
  Similar to A. nigericus (shrub with densely hairy leaves).- Perhaps conspecific with A. conraui (cf. above under this species)
  Very few recent collections known; the ancient specimens were collected at the end of the 19th century.
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Record n°90892 modified 2007-04-02
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