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Current Determination
Adansonia rubrostipa Jum. & H. Perrier Family: Malvaceae Determined By: D. Baum 1992/jan
Collection Information
Collectors Peter B. Phillipson
Collector Team Peter B. Phillipson
Collection Number 3468
Collection Date 8 February 1990
Location Madagascar, Toliara, Atsimo-Andrefana
Keywords Beheloka , Itampolo , MAD
Coordinate 24°34'S 043°56'E (-24.5666600, 43.9333300)
Elevation 100 m
Herbaria MO, P
Description Tree to 4 m with inflated brown-greytrunk 1 m in diameter, narrowingabruptly; flowers held horizontally;calyx splitting irregularly into 2lobes, spirally rolled, yellow-greenoutside, red-purple inside; petals paleorange; filaments and tube pale yellow,anthers yellow-brown; style purple-red,stigma purple; fruits rounded, variablein size to 10 cm in diameter, brown andhairy.
Locality 13 km N of Itampolo, on road to Beheloka; calcareous plateau. With J.-N. Labat, D. & B. Du Puy.
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Projects: Madagascar

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