African Plant Database

Celtis adolfi-friderici Engl.
Family : Ulmaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 43: 308 (1909)
Information on the genus : Celtis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Celtis fragifera A. Chev.
=Celtis ituriensis De Wild.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Semi-deciduous monoecious tree 10-20-55 m, with 3-5 buttresses; buttresses thick, 10-30 cm, rounded at the edge, inclined at 45°, 2-5 m tall, 2-5 m broad at base; bole straight or slightly sinuous, 30-80-100 cm Ø above buttresses, 2,4 m in girth […]
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Ecology : Rain-forest, half-deciduous; sometimes in clearings of evergreen forests.
  600-900-1200 m alt.

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 :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1992). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Chrysobalanaceae à Apiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 128
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 95040
Record n°95040 modified 2008-04-23
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