African Plant Database

Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France 7: 902 (1860)  
Information on the genus : Albizia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Besenna anthelmintica A. Rich.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Albizia anthelmintica var. australis Baker f.
=Albizia anthelmintica var. pubescens Burtt Davy
=Albizia umbalusiana Sim (1909)
=Acacia inermis Marloth
=Acacia marlothii Engl. (1889)
=Albizia conjugato-pinnata Vatke (1880)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bush or tree 2-9(-12)m tall, deciduous; young branchlets glabrous or sometimes shortly pubescent; twigs often with short divaricate lateral branches.
Ecology : Dry hiilsides; bushland; often in riverine habitats; dry scrub with trees; termite-mound clump-thickets; wooded grassland; ±30-2500 m alt.
  Botswana, S. Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 16[1]: 18-19 (1975).
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 91-92 (1985).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 62293
Record n°62293
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