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Published In: Annuaire du Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de Genève 11–12: 115. 1908. (Annuaire Conserv. Jard. Bot. Genève) Name publication detail
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/10/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Taxon Profile     (Last Modified On 8/25/2011)
Distribution: Endemic to Madagascar
Lifeform/Habit: Shrub, Tree
Vegetation Formation: Forest
Bioclimate: Humid
Elevation: 0-499 m
Provinces: Antsiranana, Fianarantsoa, Toamasina, Toliara
Protected Areas: Betampona, Mananara-Nord, Manombo, Masoala
Type(s) of accepted name: John Guillot - 36
Notes: This species is very similar to Gaertnera obovata. Gaertnera guillotii typically grows on white sand substrates in littoral vegetation at 0-25 m elevation.

A group of specimens from littoral forests in northern Madagascar (Antisiranana, Toamasina) lack domatia on the leaves and have larger calyx lobes, to 1 mm long (e.g., Rabevohitra et al. 4195); these are provisionally included by Malcomber & Taylor (2009) in Gaertnera guillotii but may deserve further study.

 

 


 

 
 
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