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Ficus grevei Baillon 1895


(Life; Embryophyta (plants); Angiospermae (flowering plants); Eudicotyledons; Order: Rosales; Family: Moraceae; Genus: Ficus; Subgenus: Urostigma; Section: Galoglychia; Subsection: Platyphyllae)

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Ficus_grevei 92.05.16 Ficus grevei Onilahy valley nr Betalampy_Zachariades
92.05.14 F. grevei & Tony Ware lac Tsimanam_Zachariades Ficus_grevei
92.05.18 habitat of Ficus grevei Fiherenana valley tributary Zachariades  
Distribution Distribution_of_Ficus_grevei Distribution_of_Ficus_grevei

Madagascar. Widespread, but most common in the south-west of the country.


Pollinator: unknown.


Dry forest near water, at low altitude up to 200m.


Berg, C.C. 1986. The Ficus species (Moraceae) of Madagascar and the Comore Islands. Bulletin du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle d’Histoire Naturelle. Paris (4), 8: 17-55.

Berg, C.C. & Wiebes, J.T. 1992. African fig trees and fig wasps. Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen. Amsterdam, 1-298 pp.


Photographs © Jean-Yves Rasplus (INRA) or © Costas Zachariades (ARC-PPRI).

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Web authors Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

and Jean-Yves Rasplus (INRA, France)


Citation: van Noort, S. & Rasplus, JY. 2023. Figweb: figs and fig wasps of the world. URL: www.figweb.org(Accessed on <day-month-year>).

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