African Plant Database

Entandrophragma delevoyi De Wild.
Information on the genus : Entandrophragma
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Entandrophragma lucens Hoyle (1932)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Semi-evergreen tree to 27-35 m; crown rounded; bole straight, cylindrical, to 20 m long, 1,5 m Ø, very slightly buttressed at base; bark grey brown, flaking in large irregular pieces; terminal branchlets glabrous
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Ecology : Patches of dry evergreen forest; muhulus, muteshi (evergreen forest and thicket on well-drained soils); usually with Parinari excelsa, Syzygium guineense; river banks; 1200-1675 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 444 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
carte afrique num 56841
Record n°56841
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