African Plant Database

Uvaria schweinfurthii Engl. & Diels
Protologue : Notizbl. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 2: 293 (1899)
Information on the genus : Uvaria
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Meiocarpidium ugandense Bagsh. & Baker f. (1908)
=Uvaria ugandensis (Bagsh. & Baker f.) Exell (1932)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scandent shrub or small straggling tree, to 6 m tall.
Ecology : Forest edges, thickets (Zaire). – Probably riverine forest; ±1800 m alt. (E Africa).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 72

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 39 (1991).
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