African Plant Database

Allophylus delicatulus Verdc.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. E. Africa 84 (1998)
Information on the genus : Allophylus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 2-4 m tall, ± glabrous; bark pale or brownish grey; leaves 3-foliolate, drying pale bright green; leaflets 4-11x1,3 cm, sometimes very small; inflorescences very graceful, branched (side branches few, short), to 16 cm long; fruit unknown.
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Ecology : Mist forest; 1000-1100 m alt.
  Resembling A. ferrugineus but inflorescences more slender with fewer flowers.
  Known only from the type collected in 1932 (T6: Ulanga Distr., Mahenge): Schlieben 1978 («on the same day in the same place Schlieben collected (N° 1980) A. ferrugineus Taub.» (Verdcourt in Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sapindaceae: 84, 1998).
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carte afrique num 90970
Record n°90970
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