Schrebera alata

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Schrebera alata
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Oleaceae
Genus: Schrebera
Species:
S. alata
Binomial name
Schrebera alata
Synonyms[1]

Schrebera alata is a plant in the Oleaceae family. It grows as a tree up to 15 m (50 ft) tall. The specific epithet alata is from the Latin meaning "winged", referring to the petioles. Habitat is forests and woodland from 1,000 metres (3,300 ft) to 1,800 metres (5,900 ft) altitude.[2] S. alata is found in Ethiopia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Angola, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique, Eswatini and South Africa.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Schrebera alata". The Plant List. Retrieved 18 September 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Schrebera alata". Flora of Zimbabwe. Retrieved 18 September 2013.
  3. ^ "Schrebera alata". Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 18 September 2013.