Cola acuminata

Cola acuminata


Sterculiaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat


Geographic Distribution


IUCN Red-List


Synonyms


Author (Species)

(P.Beauv.) Schott & Endl.


Rank


Taxon


Author (Sub Species/Variant)


Literature


Vouchers


Common Name(s)


Notes

Often a planted tree, similar to Cola nitida but with narrower leaves; fruits used as Cola nitida; most likely introduced because native in Togo and further east. Note the joints at both ends of the petiole, common to many Cola species.

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