African Plant Database

Entada chrysostachys (Benth.) Drake
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Hist. Phys. Madagascar 30: 51 (1902)
Information on the genus : Entada
Basionym : Adenanthera chrysostachys Benth.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Adenanthera chrysostachys Benth. (1841)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Entada kirkii auct. sensu Torre
=*Entada sudanica auct. sensu Torre in Mendoca p.p. quoad specim. Kirk
=Entada sudanica var. pubescens Jum. & H. Perrier (1910)
=Piptadenia boiviniana Baill. (1882)
=Entada boiviniana (Baill.) Drake (1902)
=Piptadenia flabellata Baill. (1883)
=Piptadenia grandidieri Baill. (1882)
=Entada grandidieri (Baill.) Drake (1902)
=Piptadenia greveana Baill. (1883)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or climber to ± 12 m tall; trunk to 20 cm Ø, often twisted.
Ecology : Large rocks by river rapids; Colophospermum mopane woodland; 40-160 m alt.
  Madagascar, Comoro Isl. - Perhaps in Pemba Isl. and Tanzania.
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Grassland, Forest, Anthropic; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Comoros, Africa,
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 61580
Record n°61580
Feedback about this record