African Plant Database

Entada bacillaris F. White
Family : Mimosaceae
Information on the genus : Entada
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Entada bacillaris F. White var. bacillaris
Taxon infra-specific
Entada bacillaris var. plurijuga Brenan
Entada bacillaris F. White var. bacillaris
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 1,2-1,8 m tall with simple or slightly ramode, virgate stems; young parts clothed with a spreading golden or grey indumentum.
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Ecology : Rocky hills on shore of lake clothed with Brachystegia longifolia and tall grass; woodland with Brachystegia longifolia, Swartzia, Anisophyllea, etc. on shallow rocky soil; escarpment with Brachystegia woodland; 840-1740 m alt.
  Comprises 2 vars.
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carte afrique num 176704
Record n°176704
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