African Plant Database


Millettia leucantha Vatke
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Oesterr. Bot. Z. 29: 223 (1879)
Information on the genus : Millettia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane, shrub or tree, evergreen; young twigs pale brown velvety, older twigs dark grey with white lenticels.
Ecology : Semi-evergreen forest remnants on rocky hills; 1050-1350 m alt.
  MUTHOKA, P. N. & al. (2003). Seed quality studies in the Kenyan shrub Millatia leucantha. In: SMITH, R. D. & al., Eds., Seed conservation: turning science into practice : 135-149. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  Vulnerable; plants cleared for cultivation of crops.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 69638
 
Record n°69638
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