African Plant Database

Uapaca sansibarica Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 34: 370 (1905)
Information on the genus : Uapaca
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen tree 4-25 m, with divaricate branches, a dense rounded crown and a clear bole to 6 m; stiltroots rarely produced.
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Ecology : Deciduous and coastal woodland and associated wooded grassland; also in evergreen bushland, riverine forest and woodland; common and locally co-dominant; miombo and Brachystegia-Uapaca woodlands; Marquesia-Uapaca and plateau woodlands; etc...

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1996). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 9[4]: 98
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 132 (1986).
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