African Plant Database

Chytranthus micranthus Gilg ex Radlk.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Sapindac. 796 (1932)
Information on the genus : Chytranthus
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small tree; leaves c. 60 cm long, yellowish-green, rhachis grey-tomentellous, with 4-5 pairs of leaflets, the uppermost much larger than lowest ones, lamina glabrous above, minutely hairy beneath, with secretory cells.
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Ecology : In hilly country; 200 m alt.
  Known only from the type (Mildbraed 5894) collected in 1911; from S Cameroon (Kribi).
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Record n°91145 modified 2006-12-12
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