African Plant Database


Afzelia quanzensis Welw.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Apont. 586 (1859)
Information on the genus : Afzelia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pahudia quanzensis (Welw.) Prain
 Intsia quanzensis (Welw.) Kuntze
 Afrafzelia quanzensis (Welw.) Pierre
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Afzelia attenuata Klotzsch (1861)
=Afzelia petersiana Klotzsch
=Pahudia attenuata (Klotzsch) Prain
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree 1,5-35 m tall with irregular bole 4-12 m long, 10-50(-100) cm ø, and very spreading crown, sometimes flattish. - Habit of Ceratonia siliqua.
  see more in the book
Ecology : Thickets; woodland; dry evergreen forest; sand forest; open forests with Brachystegia; sandy, running, deep, relatively dry soils; termite mounds; semi-evergreen forest; riverine woodland; also around inselbergs; etc...
  Botswana; S. Africa, Caprivi Strip.
  IZIDINE, S. & al. (2003). Veld & Flora 89: 56-61 [see more in the book]

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2007). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3[2]: 63,65
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2007). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3[2]: 64
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 68431
 
Record n°68431
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