African Plant Database

Dombeya quinqueseta (Delile) Exell
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : J. Bot. 73: 263 (1935); Candollea 16: 298-299 (1957) [1958] 
Information on the genus : Dombeya
Basionym : Xeropetalum quinquesetum Delile
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Xeropetalum quinquesetum Delile (1826)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dombeya alascha K. Schum. (1900)
=*Dombeya atacorensis A. Chev. (1920)
=Dombeya delilei Planch. (1850)
=Xeropetalum minus Endl. (1839)
=Dombeya minor (Endl.) Planch. (1850)
=Dombeya multiflora var. senegalensis (Planch.) Aubrév.
=Dombeya quinqueseta var. senegalensis (Planch.) Keay
=Dombeya senegalensis Planch. (1850)
=Dombeya multiflora var. vestita K. Schum.
=Dombeya quinqueseta var. vestita (K. Schum.) Bamps
=Xeropetalum multiflorum Endl. (1839)
=Dombeya multiflora (Endl.) Planch. (1850)
=Dombeya reticulata Mast. (1868)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree to 12 m tall.
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Ecology : Woodland, wooded grassland and bushland, mostly on rocky slopes; moist woodland (Imatong Mts., Sudan); Faidherbia albida – and Combretum glutinosum-associations on ash piedmont soils; 100- 200 m alt.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Tree, Shrub - Ht up to 0.5 m. Alt: Distribution: NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sterculiaceae : 68 (2007).
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Consp. Fl. Angol. 1[1]: 187 (1951).
  • Robyns, A. G. (1963). Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi. Bruxelles 10: 249-250
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 648 (2006).
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Record n°120340 modified 2007-01-15
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