African Plant Database

Bauhinia buscalionii Mattei
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Malpighia 30: 464 (1927)
Information on the genus : Bauhinia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub, sometimes scandent, to 3 m tall.
Ecology : Bushland on sand, usually on coastal dunes; to ±100 m alt.
  Perhaps a form of B. tomentosa from which it differs only in the solitary very shortly pedicelled flowers and the more crisped indumentum.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 63139
Record n°63139
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