African Plant Database

Allophylus spectabilis Gilg
Protologue : Wiss. Erg. Deut. Zentr.-Afr. Exped. (1907-1908), Bot.
Information on the genus : Allophylus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub; branches brown, glabrous; leaves 3-foliolate, petiole 4-5 cm long; terminal leaflet ± oblong, 7-9x3,5-4 cm, the laterals slightly smaller, all glabrous except for the midrib, dull on both surfaces; inflorescences simple, 13-18 cm long.
Ecology : Forest, in understorey; c. 1900 m alt.
  Seems close to A. ferrugineus.
  Known only from the type collected in 1907.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 90924
Record n°90924
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