African Plant Database

Chytranthus xanthophyllus Radlk.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Sapindac. 795 (1932)
Information on the genus : Chytranthus
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 12-15 m; branches and petioles terete, striate, densely and minutely rusty puberulous; leaves 80 cm long (petiole 8-10 cm), with 10-11 pairs of leaflets linear-lanceolate (22x3,5 cm), long-acuminate, glabrous.
Ecology : Open forest in a flooded place at brook-side; 220 m alt.
  Perhaps near C. carneus.
  Known only from the type (Ledermann 875) collected in 1908; from SW Cameroon (Nkolebunde).
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Record n°91149 modified 2006-12-12
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