African Plant Database

Lumnitzera racemosa Willd.
Protologue : Ges. Naturf. Fr. Neue Schr. iv. (1803) 187. 4: 187 (1803)
Information on the genus : Lumnitzera
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lumnitzera racemosa Willd. var. racemosa
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Badamia Gaertn. (1790)
=Bruguiera madagascariensis DC.
Taxon infra-specific
Lumnitzera racemosa Willd. var. racemosa
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree or shrub, evergreen, to 9 m high.
Ecology : Mangrove swamps, usually on the landward side (influence of fresh water) at about the high water mark; 0-30 m alt. S. Africa (Natal); Madagascar; tropical Asia, N Australia, Polynesia [var. lutea (Gand.) Exell in Timor].
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; Humid, Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Mangrove; 0-499 m; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Seychelles, Africa, Asia, Australasia/Pacific,
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°175379
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