African Plant Database


Uvaria chamae P. Beauv.
Family : ANNONACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Oware il. 43. t. 83. f. 2 (1810) 
Information on the genus : Uvaria
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Uvaria cylindrica Schumach. & Thonn. (1827)
=Uvaria cristata R. Br. (1868)
=Uvaria echinata A. Chev. (1920)
=Uvaria nigrescens Engl. & Diels (1901)
=Unona macrocarpa DC. (1818)
=Xylopiastrum macrocarpum (DC.) Roberty (1953)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scandent shrub or small tree, to 4 m.
Ecology : Fringing forest in savanna.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:140 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 38 (1991).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 40 (2006).
 
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