African Plant Database


Cassia aubrevillei Pellegr.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France 94: 5 (1947) 
Information on the genus : Cassia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous tree 8-10m, with straight bole to 60 cm ø; fruit to 70 cm long; flowers yellow.
Ecology : Forest; evergreen -forest on slopes (Nimba Mts.); riversides; 525-1000 m alt.
  Probably not in Gabon; endangered (very rare) by deforestation.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 69802
 
Record n°69802
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