African Plant Database

Pancovia bijuga Willd.
Protologue : Sp. Pl., ed. 4 [Willd.] 285 (1799) 
Information on the genus : Pancovia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, much-branched, 4-6-10 m tall, or shrub 2,5-3 m, low-branching (no bole); young branchlets at first angular, striate, with very short brown hairs, becoming ± glabrous, terete.
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Ecology : In dry areas, on the N border of the forest zone along streams, gallery forest; forest, fringing forest; on laterite.
  Pellegrin in Sapind. Gabon (Mém. Soc. Bot. France 1955: 74, 1956) treated P. turbinata as a synonym.
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carte afrique num 91029
Record n°91029 modified 2006-12-12
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