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Combretum celastroides Welw. ex M.A. Lawson
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 422 (1871)
Information on the genus : Combretum
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Combretum celastroides Welw. ex M.A. Lawson subsp. celastroides
 
Taxon infra-specific
Combretum celastroides subsp. laxiflorum (Welw. ex M.A. Lawson) Exell
Combretum celastroides Welw. ex M.A. Lawson subsp. celastroides
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Usually a multistemmed shrub sometimes climbing, rarely a tree 9-12(-20) m tall, occasionally a liane.
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Ecology : Deciduous thicket; Brachystegia woodland, evergreen thickets, often on termite-mounds; riverine forest; shrub savanna, forest patches; etc.; occasional on copper-bearing soils; in hotter drier areas; 500- 1500 m alt.
  • Bothalia 41: 148 (2011)
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