African Plant Database

Pancovia polyantha Gilg ex Engl.
Protologue : Veg. Erde 3: II. (1921)
Information on the genus : Pancovia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub?; leaf petiole glabrous, 8-14 cm long, thickened at base, rhachis 40-45 cm long; leaflets in 3-4 pairs, ovate-lanceolate-elliptic, 14-20x4,8-8 cm, without glands beneath, acuminate at apex; petiolules 1 cm long, thickened.
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Ecology : Forest.
  Similar to P. subcuneata according to Engler.
  Known only from the type collected in 1897 (Staudt 906, Cameroon: Kumba /Johann Albrechtshöhe; G !). The specimen at G keys out in floras etc. as P. floribunda.
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Record n°91037 modified 2006-12-12
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