African Plant Database


Cordyla somalensis J. B. Gillett
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Cordyla
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cordyla somalensis J. B. Gillett subsp. somalensis
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Cordyla africana auct. sensu Cufod., non Lour.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Cordyla somalensis subsp. littoralis J. B. Gillett
Cordyla somalensis J. B. Gillett subsp. somalensis
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 1-5 m tall.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora bushland; Acacia-Commiphora-Terminalia open scrub; usually on gravel and sandy soil; orange and red soil; also on coastal dunes; 100-900 m alt.
  Comprises 2 subspp. (intermediates occur).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 176980
 
Record n°176980
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