African Plant Database

Uvaria scabrida Oliv.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 21 (1868)
Information on the genus : Uvaria
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Uvaria scabrida var. parviflora Pellegr.
=Uvaria corynocarpa Diels (1915)
=*Uvaria glomerulata A. Chev.
=Pachypodanthium gossweileri Exell & Mendonça (1936)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane to 20 m long, or climbing and bushy shrub, much branching from the root-stock.
Ecology : Rain-forest, fringing or riverine forest, clearings.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 39 (1991).
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 40
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°6627 modified 2009-12-04
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