African Plant Database

Adenolobus garipensis (E. Mey.) Torre & Hillc.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Information on the genus : Adenolobus
Basionym : Bauhinia garipensis E. Mey.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Bauhinia garipensis E. Mey. (1836)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect shrub or tree 1,5-4 m tall; branchlets long and slender, virgate-sarmentose.
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Ecology : In tall thickets along banks of river; sometimes abundant; 500 m alt.
  As in A. pechuelii, both glandular and eglandular plants occur, but there seems to be no clear-cut correlation with distribution (see map in Kew Bull. 31: 402, 1976); etc....
  Namibia, S. Africa (extreme NW Cape Province).
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carte afrique num 69549
Record n°69549
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