African Plant Database

Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenw. Ost -Afr. C 193 (1895)
Information on the genus : Albizia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Albizia gillardinii G.C.C. Gilbert & Boutique
=Albizia bequaertii De Wild. (1925)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 6-30 m, deciduous with rounded or flat crown; bark smooth or pock-marked at base, lenticels frequently coalescing in vertical crows; young branchlets at first with short dense spreading pubescence brownish when dry, slowly glabrescent.
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Ecology : Rain-forest; riverine forest; grassland; remnant of transitional (riverine) forest dominated by Rauvolfia caffra; Acacia woodland between large gneiss boulders; near a rivulet in open woodland; tangle near stream; often a forest pioneer; etc...

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 :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 300 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 62329
Record n°62329
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