African Plant Database

Allophylus talbotii Baker f.
Protologue : J. Bot. 57: 186 (1919) 
Information on the genus : Allophylus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane 10 m long; twigs reddish, slightly lenticellate; leaves 3-foliolate; leaftlets papery, glabrous, entire, 8-12x3-6 cm, drying silvery brown; flowers white in branched slender panicles with a few scattered hairs, longer than leaves.
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Ecology : Evergreen or moister forests; higher alt. (850 m, Liberia, Mt Nimba).
  Related to A. zenkeri.
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Record n°90928 modified 2006-12-08
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