African Plant Database


Baphia nitida Lodd.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Cab. 4: t. 367 (1820)
Information on the genus : Baphia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Baphia barombiensis Taub. (1896)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Baphia haematoxylon (Schumach. & Thonn.) Hook. f.
=Podalyria haematoxylon Schumach. & Thonn.
=Baphia nitida var. pubescens A. Chev.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Many-stemmed erect shrub or tree to 9 m tall; branchlets glabrous or densely pubescent; sometimes cauliflorous.
Ecology : Rain-forest in coastal regions; secondary forest; abandoned farmlands; 0-600 m alt.
  Variable.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 69405
 
Record n°69405 modified 2007-03-30
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