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Current Determination
Trophis montana (Leandri) C.C. Berg Family: Moraceae Determined By: G.E. Schatz (MO), 1994
Previous Determinations
!!Trophis P. Browne Family: Moraceae Determined By:
Maillardia Frapp. & Duch. Family: Moraceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors Chris Birkinshaw
Collector Team Chris Birkinshaw
Collection Number 53
Collection Date 15 November 1991
Location Madagascar, Antsiranana
Keywords Lokobe RN , MAD
Coordinate 13°25'S 048°18'E (-13.4166600, 48.3000000)
Elevation 5 m
Herbaria MO
Description Understory tree, slender, first branches at 2 m high. Slightly weeping in habit. Fruit ovoid 1.5 cm long, 1.3 cm wide (at widest point). Immature fruits a pale green. Mature fruits orange. Quite frequent in the forest, thin specimen was growing close to the sea. Same as CB46? Fruits eaten by black lemurs.
Locality Lokobe (Réserve Naturelle Intégrale), Nossi Be. S side of reserve: "study site", 5 km SE of Hell Ville. Lowland evergreen rainforest.
Projects: Madagascar

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