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Allophylus ujori Cheek
Famille : SAPINDACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 64: 499 (2009)
Informations sur le genre : Allophylus
 
 
Statut
Statut pour TA : accepté (présent)
 
Ecologie et distribution
Afr. Trop.
Biologie : Evergreen tree, multistemmed, or shrub 5-10 m tall; main stems (not the leafy branches) with simple spines 0,5-2 cm long; stems, leaves and inflorescences with patent “dusty” yellowish hairs 1-2 mm (cf. A conraui); leaves coriaceous, 3-foliolate.
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Ecologie : Evergreen forests, specially on stream banks; remnant riparian forest; 1400-1600 m alt.
  Resembling A. bullatus (but not spiny); but spiny like A hamatus.
  In 1972 described (by chapman) as “one of commonest stream bank trees on Mambilla” (Nigeria). This is no more the case as “only two specimens of the species are known out of many hundreds gatheered in recent decades” .
  • Cheek m. & P. Haba (2016). Spiny African Allophylus (Sapindaceae): a synopsis. Kew Bull. 71/57: 4 
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