African Plant Database

Allophylus hylophilus Gilg
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 24: 294 (1897)
Information on the genus : Allophylus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small shrub; leaves simple, oblong-lanceolate, 8-18x2, 5-6 cm; flower calyx rusty tomentose; inflorescence unbranched, only 3-4,5 cm long; fruit unknown.
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Ecology : Moist forest.
  According to Gilg near “A. monophyllus” (=A. dregeanus from S. Africa) and A. pervillei Blume, but this seems improbable
  Known only from the type collected in October 1874, in bloom; Buchholz, B, no coll. nr. given by Gilg: Cameroon, Mungo.
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carte afrique num 90894
Record n°90894
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