African Plant Database


Icuria dunensis Wieringa
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Wageningen Agr. Univ. Pap. 99(4): 242 (1999)
Information on the genus : Icuria
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 40 m; bole cylindrical, straight to 10 m long, DBH to >1 m; base sometimes with small feet.
Ecology : In large communities in sandy dunes to a stretch of ± 200 km between Angoche (=Antonio Enes) and Moebase, Mozambique. Forming nearly monospecific forests in the older dunes, on dry-land.
  Confused with Hymenaea verrucosa. First collected in 1965; recollected in 1995-1998; described in 1999.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 127068
 
Record n°127068
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