African Plant Database

Chytranthus ellipticus Hutch. & Dalziel
Protologue : Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 1: 504 (1928)
Information on the genus : Chytranthus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 9 m, cauliflorous; leaves with 3-4 pairs of leaflets which are rounded or subcordate and unequal at base (not obtuse to cuneate as in C. setosus); petiole and rhachis conspicuously hairy, and leaflet nerves densely hairy beneath.
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Ecology : Evergreen and semideciduous forests.
  Resembling C. setosus but leaves different.
  Also in Liberia ??
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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