African Plant Database

Stigmaphyllon ovatum (Cav.) Nied.
Information on the genus : Stigmaphyllon
Basionym : Banisteria ovata Cav.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Stigmaphyllon bannisterioides (L.) C.E. Anderson
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Banisteria ovata Cav. (1790)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Stigmaphyllon bannisterioides (L.) C.E. Anderson (1992)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Soft-wooded straggling climber 0,3-1,5 m long; stems 5 mm .
Ecology : Mangrove swamps; among rocks on sandy sea shores, and over foreshore rocks. Central and E tropical America.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
no map available
Record n°13952
Feedback about this record