African Plant Database

Combretum adenogonium Steud. ex A. Rich.
Protologue : Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 266 (1848)  
Information on the genus : Combretum
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Combretum kilossanum Engl. & Diels
=Combretum ghasalense Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum albidiflorum Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum multispicatum Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum subvernicosum Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum undulatum Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum ternifolium Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum tetraphyllum Diels (1907)
=Combretum chevalieri Diels (1907)
=Combretum haynesianum Diels
=Combretum fragrans F. Hoffm. (1889)
=Combretum kamatutu De Wild. (1904)
=Combretum augustinum Diels (1907)
=Combretum basarense Engl. (1907)
=Combretum dalzielii Hutch. (1927)
=Combretum zechii Diels (1907)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous shrub or tree to 10(-12) m high and >70 cm in girth; bark with reticulate fissures, bark of branches peeling.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland and wooded grassland with Lonchocarpus, Rhus, Acacia, Grewia molle, sometimes on rocks; often associated with seasonally waterlogged and heavy clay soils; also on rocky slopes; 50-2300 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 160
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 220 (2006).

Bibliography other :
  • Bothalia 41: 143 (2011)
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carte afrique num 1046
Record n°1046
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