African Plant Database

Magnistipula zenkeri Engl.
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 36: 227 (1905)
Information on the genus : Magnistipula
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hirtella fleuryana A. Chev. (1931)
=Magnistipula fleuryana (A. Chev.) Hauman (1951)
=Magnistipula pallidiflora Engl. (1915)
=Parinari versicolor Engl. (1911)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 30(-35) m with bole 0,8-1 m Ø; sometimes flowering as a shrub 5-6 m tall; bark greenish-orange with small lenticels; inner bark brittle, smelling of cane sugar; branches spreading, drooping; young branchlets puberulous, soon glabrescent;
Ecology : Evergreen rain-forest, especially along watercourses and in swampy places.
  Interval between the two main areas of distribution c. 1600 km.
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