African Plant Database

Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr.
Protologue : Fl. Seneg. Tent. 1: 277. t. 64 (1832)
Information on the genus : Terminalia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Terminalia lecardii Engl. & Diels (1900) non Combretum lecardii Engl. & Diels
=Terminalia dictyoneura Engl. & Diels (1907)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : (Bushy) shrub 2-4 m high, or tree 8-12 m, with short bole and rough grey corky bark.
Ecology : Savanna; sometimes extremely abundant; low-lying sandy plain, old cultivated ground; dry Anogeissus forest; 1600 m alt. (Cameroon).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 224 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 694
Record n°694
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