1. Family: Sapindaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Deinbollia Schumach. & Thonn.
      1. Deinbollia fulvotomentella Baker f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central Tropical Africa to South Sudan and NW. Angola.

    [FTEA]

    Sapindaceae, Davies & B. Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1998

    Habit
    Slender monoecious tree or shrub, 1.2–9 m. tall; bark grey or pale brown, thin, smooth; slash brown.
    Leaves
    Leaves up to 0.9–1.2 m. long; petiole 6–40 cm. long; rhachis up to 70 cm. long; petiolules 0–5 mm. long; leaflets in 5–10 pairs, alternate, oblanceolate to oblong, oblong-lanceolate or elliptic, 6.5–40 cm. long, 2.7–11.8 cm. wide, acute at the apex, truncate or slightly subcordate at the base, densely yellow-brown pubescent on both surfaces.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescences extensive, up to 1 m. long; major axes up to 40 cm. long, with secondary axes ± 12 cm. long, densely dark ferruginous pubescent (golden pubescent in life); buds similarly pubescent; flowers fragrant, single or in clusters on the axes; pedicels 2–5 mm. long, enlarging in fruit to 2 cm.
    Calyx
    Sepals elliptic, 4 mm. long, 3–3.5 mm. wide, silky dark brown-pubescent outside.
    Corolla
    Petals white, elliptic, 6–7 mm. long, pubescent outside and ciliate.
    Fruits
    Fruit golden yellow, depressed globose, of 1–2 mature mericarps, 1.5–1.8 cm. long, 1.7–2.5 cm. wide, with fairly dense spreading pubescence.
    Habitat
    Evergreen forest, including lakeshore and riverine forest; 750–1350 m.
    Distribution
    T1 T4 U4

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Gabon, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zaïre

    Deinbollia fulvotomentella Baker f. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 37: 137 (1905)

    Accepted by

    • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Kalema, J. & Beentje, H. (2012). Conservation checklist of the trees of Uganda: 1-235. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
    • Davies, F.G. & Verdcourt, B. (1998). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Dodonaea: 1-108.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Hamilton, Field Guide Uganda For. Trees: 223 (1981).
    • W.J. Eggeling, Indigenous Trees of the Uganda Protectorate, ed. 2: 378 (1952).
    • Radlk. in A. Engler, Das Pflanzenreich IV, 165: 688 (1932).
    • Baker f. in Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 37: 137 (1905).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0