African Plant Database

Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv.
Information on the genus : Albizia
Basionym : Zygia petersiana Bolle
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv. subsp. petersiana
 Zygia petersiana Bolle
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Albizia brachycalyx Oliv.
Taxon infra-specific
Albizia petersiana subsp. evansii (Burtt Davy) Brenan
Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv. subsp. petersiana
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, sometimes shrubby, (-2-)3-21 m tall, deciduous; crown rounded or flat; bark smooth unless fire-scarred; young branchlets shortly crisped pubescent to almost glabrous.
Ecology : Bushland; ground-water forest; riverine forest; termite mounds; ravines in deciduous woodland; scattered but dominant tree on mountain slopes and valleys cleared of forests (Usambaras); 30-1700 m alt.
  Comprises 2 subspp.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
carte afrique num 176743
Record n°176743
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