African Plant Database

Celtis mildbraedii Engl.
Family : Ulmaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 43: 309 (1909)
Information on the genus : Celtis
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Celtis franksiae N.E. Br. (1920)
=Celtis usambarensis Engl. (1909)
=Celtis soyauxii Engl. (1900) (1900) p.p., Rendle in F.T.A. 6 (1916), et auct. mult.
=Celtis bequaertii De Wild.
=Celtis compressa A. Chev.
=Celtis dubia De Wild.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen or deciduous monoecious shrub or tree 3-55 m tall,trunk to 0,3-1 m Ø,with 4-5 sharp buttresses 5 m high and more, 2 m wide, 10 cm thick; bole slender,clean,slightly sinuous, cylindrical; bark smooth pale, flaking in 5-10 cm large patches […]
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Ecology : Half-deciduous rain-forest with Sterculiaceae and Ulmaceae; rain-forest with Scorodophloeus zenkeri; uncommon or abundant.
  200-1600 m alt.
  São Tomé; S. Africa; Madagascar.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Tree- Ht 3 - 40 m. Alt 10 - 610 m. Distribution: KN, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Tree; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 29: 245-246 (1999).
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Record n°95038 modified 2007-04-02
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