African Plant Database

Cordyla africana Lour.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Fl. Cochinch. 412 (1790)
Information on the genus : Cordyla
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 9-24(?-40) m; bole to 2,2 m d.b.h.; Crown much branched, wide-spreading.
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Ecology : Alluvium fringing forest and ground-water forest; ?also in dry evergreen forest; occurring with Acacia albida, A. campylacantha, Kigelia etc.; in canopy of remnants of dry semi-deciduous forest, etc..
  Swaziland, S. Africa.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°66695
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