African Plant Database


Entada spinescens Brenan
Family : Mimosaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 1955, 168 (1955)
Information on the genus : Entada
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender woody climber to 3,6 m tall or more, unarmed except spinescent the stipules; young branchlets often flexuous.
Ecology : Fairly frequent in Commiphora-Cordyla thicket; broken thicket on side of escarpment; sometimes very local; over trees on brown soil in deciduous scrub, not common; 910-1220 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 61589
 
Record n°61589
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