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  1. Family: Dipterocarpaceae Blume
    1. Genus: Monotes A.DC.
      1. Monotes autennei P.A.Duvign.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. DR Congo to W. Zambia.

    [FZ]

    Dipterocarpaceae, P. Duvigneaud. Flora Zambesiaca 1:2. 1961

    Habit
    Tree up to 17 m. high; branchlets shortly puberulous.
    Leaves
    Leaf-lamina 12–18 × 9–12 cm., leathery, broadly elliptic, mostly obcordate at the apex, broadly cordate at the base and with extra leaf-glands in the axils of the lateral nerves; upper surface slightly scaberulous with short pachydermatous straight penicillate hairs on small white cushions; lower surface greyish- or fulvous-pubescent (sometimes glabrescent when old), with relatively long curved pachydermatous hairs mixed with tufted penicillate ones, and with the reticulation and the interreticular areoles densely to sparsely covered with minute stellate hairs; midrib very thick and prominent beneath; lateral nerves 12–15 pairs, slightly incurved, some of them bifurcate near the apex, nerves and bifurcations reaching the margin of the leaf; veins and reticulation very prominent and forming deep cavities; petiole c. 2 cm. long, very thick.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescences, flowers and fruits as in M. katangensis.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Zambia, Zaïre

    Other Data

    Monotes autennei P.A.Duvign. appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 90: 183 (1958)

    Accepted by

    • Exell, A.W. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1961). Flora Zambesiaca 1(2): 337-581. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Exell, A.W. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1961). Flora Zambesiaca 1(2): 337-581. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
    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