African Plant Database

Laccodiscus ferrugineus (Baker) Radlk.
Protologue : Sitzungsber. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. München 9: 514 (1879)
Information on the genus : Laccodiscus
Basionym : Cupania ferruginea Baker
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cupania ferruginea Baker (1868)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub, erect, 2-3 m tall, or scandent 5-6 m, or tree 6-7 m, all parts densely clothed with brown hairs 1-2 mm long; monoecious; leaf petiole 6-15 cm long; leaflets in 3-5 pairs, oblong, acuminate, dentate in upper half, 7-22(-30)x4-10 cm.
Ecology : Rain-forest, forest with Lophira alata, Saccoglottis gabonensis, gallery forest, forest gaps; 1-800 m alt.
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Record n°91196 modified 2006-12-12
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