Raphia sudanica A.Chev.
  • Bull. Soc. Bot. France


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Raphia sudanica A.Chev. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000294947. Accessed on: 23 Oct 2021'

Morphology

A palm, often forming thickets

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    Stiff, rather upright, leaves

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    Stout trunk, usually 6-10 ft. but up to 25 ft. high

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    Blunt-nosed, mahogany-red fruits.

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    Spadix with greatly condensed, solid branches

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    Ecology

    Of swampy land in savanna country of the Sudan zone

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      Bibliography

    • 1 Palmae, T. A. Russell. Flora of West Tropical Africa 3:1. 1968
    • 2 "Russell in Kew Bull. 19: 182, figs. 3A, 5B."
    • 3 in Rev. Bot. Appliq. 12: 206 (1932)
    • 4 "in Mém. Soc. Bot. Fr. 2, 8: 95 (1908)"
    • 5 Bull. Soc. Bot. France

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    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
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    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
    • E See IUCN Terms and conditions of use http://www.iucnredlist.org/info/terms-of-use
    Global Tree Search
    https://tools.bgci.org/global_tree_search.php
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
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