African Plant Database

Placodiscus pedicellatus F. G. Davies
Protologue : Fl. Trop. E. Africa 55 (1998)
Information on the genus : Placodiscus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree c. 20 m; leaf petiole 3,5-6 cm long, glabrescent, rhachis 13-17 cm, minutely hairy; leaflets in 6-7 pairs, drying brown, oblong-elliptic to lanceolate, 6-12x2-3 cm, glabrous, without glands, abruptly acuminate at apex, petiolules 2 mm long, swollen.
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Ecology : Rain-forest; 1220 m alt.
  Resembling W African species in the genus.
  Known only from the type collected in 1980.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 91256
Record n°91256
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