African Plant Database

Placodiscus angustifolius Radlk.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Sapindac. 813 (1932)
Information on the genus : Placodiscus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Placodiscus cuneatus Radlk. (1932) p.p.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 6-15-18 m; branches angular; leaf petiole 5 cm long, rhachis 50-70 cm; leaflets in 7-12 pairs, ± linear, 11-22(-30)x2-4(-6) cm, the uppermost pair largest, tip acuminate (1 cm); flowers white, in 40-50 cm long inflorescences borne on large branches.
Ecology : Forest; 200-300 m alt.
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 91232
Record n°91232 modified 2006-12-12
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