African Plant Database

Albizia antunesiana Harms
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 30: 75 (1901) 
Information on the genus : Albizia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree (1,5-)6-18 m, with spreading branches; young branchlets glabrous or nearly so, or very shortly pubescent; flowers often produced when the tree is leafless.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland; wooded grassland (Brachystegia-Julbernardia and Stereospermum-Markhamia-Dombeya); mixed woodland with Combretum -Terminalia; plateau miombo; (270)-900-1900m alt.
  Namibia. ? Botswana.
  Confused with A. tanganyicensis [but has more prominent and raised nerves on the calyx-tube and smaller flowers: calyx (3-)3,5-5,5 mm long, corolla (5-)5,5-11 mm long (not calyx 4-6 mm, corolla 7-11 mm)].

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • MARLOTH, HERMANN WILHELM RUDOLF (1975). Flora of Southern Africa with Synoptical Tables of the Genera of Higher Plants. Capetown 16[1]: 15-16
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