African Plant Database

Majidea zanguebarica J. Kirk ex Oliv.
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 11: 78, t. 1097 (1871)  
Information on the genus : Majidea
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Majidea zanguebarica J. Kirk ex Oliv. subsp. zanguebarica
Taxon infra-specific
Majidea zanguebarica J. Kirk ex Oliv. subsp. zanguebarica
Majidea zanguebarica subsp. madagascariensis (Baill.) Capuron (1969)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, 2-22-25 m; bark rough or smooth, whitish, slash cream orange; similar to M. fosteri but: young branchlets pale-mid-brown, lenticels conspicuous; leaflets (5-7 pairs) 3-6 cm long, glabrous, shining, drooping when young; flowers pink or red.
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Ecology : Riverine and coastal bushland; woodland with Julbernardia, Cynometra, Brachystegia; dry evergreen forest (fringes); semideciduous often flooded forest; open ground with Hyphaene; often on coral; abandoned sisal plantations; 0-500 m alt.
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see under Catalogue de Madagascar
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Record n°177485 modified 2006-12-12
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