African Plant Database

Trichilia capitata Klotzsch
Protologue : Naturw. Reise Mossambique [Peters] 120 (1861) 
Information on the genus : Trichilia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub (with a tendency to scramble) 3-6 m tall or tree 9-15 m; bark grey, smooth, later finely cracked in small squares; young leaf-bearing parts of twigs somewhat angular or flattened, densely pubescent, becoming leafless and glabrous when old.
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Ecology : Deciduous thicket or woodland along stream banks; sandy river banks; sometimes on termite mounds; 180-300 m alt.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°57175
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