African Plant Database

Sophora inhambanensis Klotzsch
Protologue : Naturw. Reise Mossambique [Peters] 26 (1861) 
Information on the genus : Sophora
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sophora nitens Harv.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen shrub 1-2 m tall; all parts (silvery or) golden pubescent; foliage yellow-green; leaflets cuneate at base; flowers yellow; pod 1-3-seeded, narrowed between the seeds.
Ecology : Sandy foreshores, sand dunes; on the inland margin of the coastal plain with high dune cordons (Maputaland's Licuati forest and thicket, in Veld & Flora 89: 56-61, 2003); near sealevel.
  S. Africa (Natal); W Madagascar.
Biol./Eco : Shrub; Dry, Subarid; Forest; 0-499 m; distribution: Africa.
  • S. African J. Bot. 77: 249 (2011)
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