African Plant Database

Chytranthus punctatus Radlk.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Sapindac. 793 (1932)
Information on the genus : Chytranthus
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pancovia macrophylla Gilg (1897)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 2 m tall; branchlets and petioles terete, striate, powdery-puberulous at apex, soon glabrescent; bark ash-grey; leaves 30-50 cm long, petiole 6-8 cm.
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Ecology : Forest, in understorey; 90 m alt.
  Seems related to C. carneus.
  Known only from the type (Zenker 1067) collected in 1896; from S Cameroon (Bipinde).
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