Base de données des plantes d'Afrique

Pancovia turbinata Radlk.
Protologue : Sitzungsber. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. München 8: (1878)
Informations sur le genre : Pancovia
Statut pour TA : accepté (présent)
Synonyme(s) hétérotypique(s)
=Pancovia pedicellaris Radlk. & Gilg (1897)
Ecologie et distribution
Afr. Trop.
Biologie : Shrub or small tree 1-3,5 m tall (P turbinata, in W Africa) or tree to 15(-25) m (P. pedicellaris), monoecious, with dense crown and trunk to 30 cm Ø, much-branched, fluted or gnarled; bark (red-)brown, thin, smooth, horizontally striated.
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Ecologie : Evergreen rain-forest, in understorey; riverine forest, primary forest with Celtis, Sterculiaceae; common in various types of forest, also dry forest on coastal sand; low alt. to 1500 m.
  Close to P. harmsiana. May be confused with P. bijuga. P. golungensis is perhaps conspecific (cf. above).
  Very variable in habit and in flower characters (with intermediates between “P. turbinata” and “P. pedicellaris”). Also variable in shape and texture of fruit.
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