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Madagascar Catalogue | Family List | Caryophyllales | Asteropeiaceae | Asteropeia | Species Page


Asteropeia amblyocarpa Tul.
    Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 4, 8: 81 (1857).

Asteropeia amblyocarpa
Living Plant image: Ratovoson.F 904

Credit: Fidy Ratovoson

  • Asteropeia amblyocarpa var. longifolia H. Perrier
  • Asteropeia rhopaloides var. angustata H. Perrier

    Distribution: Endemic to Madagascar

    Bioclimate: Subhumid, Dry

    Vegetation Formation: Woodland, Forest

    Elevation (m): 0-499, 500-999, 1000-1499, 1500-1999

    Province: Antananarivo, Antsiranana, Fianarantsoa, Mahajanga, Toliara

    Protected Areas : Andohahela, Andringitra, Ankarafantsika, Ankarana, Tsaratanana

    Important sites outside protected areas: Daraina complex, Itremo/Ambatofinandrahana

    Published Red List Status: CR D (IUCN Red List treatment)

    Description: Asteropeia amblyocarpa is a shrub to medium tree widely distributed in dry to subhumid forest from the far N to Andohahela PN. It can be recognized by its pedicellate flowers with a depressed ovoid to subglobose ovary (and fruit) that is rounded to somewhat indented at the apex and surmounted by an evident, slender style.

    Type(s) of syns and other voucher(s):

    Updated on: 22 Oct. 2007

    Distribution map:


     

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  • Living Plant image: Ratovoson.F 904 (Fidy Ratovoson)
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  • Living Plant image: Ratovoson.F 904 (Fidy Ratovoson)
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  • Specimen at P: Debray 1607 (MNHN, France)
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  • isosyntype at P: Bernier 281 (MNHN, France)
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  • isotype at P: Bernier 281 (MNHN, France)
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  • type at P: Bernier 281 (MNHN, France)
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