African Plant Database

Tetraberlinia tubmaniana J. Léonard
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 35: 98 (1965)
Information on the genus : Tetraberlinia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Hymenostegia gracilipes auct. non Hutch. & Dalziel p.p.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 9-30(-42) m (rarely a shrub), with straight bole, branchless for to 21 m height, DBH to 8-90(-110) cm; base without buttresses but often somewhat swollen or with to 50 cm high root swellings; crown rather open, rarely reaching at least 75 m Ø.
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Ecology : Dry-land evergreen rain-forest; gregarious; precipitation of over 2300 mm/ year and dry season of over 4 months. Only growing on flat to slightly undulate terrain with deep soils; the terrain should not be inundated nor have a high water-table. etc...
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 69929
Record n°69929
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