African Plant Database

Allophylus longicuneatus Vermoesen ex Hauman
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 38: 97 (1958)
Information on the genus : Allophylus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 3-15 m tall, monoecious; stem to 20 cm Ø; young branchlets glabrous, lenticellate; leaves 3-foliolate, glabrous, petiole 5-14 cm long; leaflets papery, large (9-18x3-6 cm), drying blackish purple above, pale brown or reddish beneath.
Ecology : Forest; forest with Cynometra, Khaya, in understorey; island in river in Alchornietum; forest gallery, riversides; 1-1400 m. alt. – Heliophilous.
  Related to A. grandifolius.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 90903
Record n°90903
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