African Plant Database

Chytranthus obliquinervis Radlk.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Sapindac. 797 (1932)
Information on the genus : Chytranthus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 1,2-6-16 m, or shrub, dioecious or ? monoecious, palm-shaped ; trunk usually unbranched; bark grey-brown, smooth or ± wrinkled; leaves to 1 m long, drooping, purplish when young.
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Ecology : Moist or riverine forest, evergreen, on sand and coral; evergreen rain-forest with Parinari, Piptadenia, Allanblackia, Cephalosphaera; 5-900 m alt.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°91134 modified 2006-12-12
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