African Plant Database

Quassia gabonensis Pierre
Protologue : Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Paris 2: 1238 (1896)
Information on the genus : Quassia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Odyendyea gabonensis (Pierre) Engl. (1896)
 Simaba gabonensis (Pierre) Feuillet
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Odyendyea klaineana (Pierre) Engl. (1896)
=Quassia klaineana Pierre (1896)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 25-30 m, glabrous; bole longitudinally grooved, widened at base; crown round, wide; twigs cylindrical, thick, blackish; leaves imparipinnate, 30-50 cm long, reddish when young; leaflets 6-11, leathery; flowers polygamous, small, whitish[…]
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Ecology : Primary forests, never abundant. 13-780 m alt.
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