African Plant Database

Uvariopsis lovettiana Couvreur & Q. Luke
Protologue : Blumea 55: 70 (2010)
Information on the genus : Uvariopsis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, monoecious, 3-7 m; stem 7-30 cm d.b.h.; young branches short appressed hairy; leaves narrowly elliptic, 15-28x4,5-7 cm, glabrous, but sparsely appressed hairy when young, coriaceous, dark green above, lighter so beneath, acumen 0,5-1 cm; [...]
Ecology : Wet forests with Aframomum laxiflorum, Agarista salicifolia, Alsodeiopsis schumannii, Coffea mufindiensis, etc.; 1300-1700 m. alt.
  Similar to U. bisexualis (with bisexual flowers !).
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Record n°222946 created 2010-09-21
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