African Plant Database


Pithecellobium dulce (Roxb.) Benth.
Family : Mimosaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : London J. Bot. 3: 199 (1844)
Information on the genus : Pithecellobium
Basionym : Mimosa dulcis Roxb.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for TA : accepted (cultivated)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Zygia dulcis (Roxb.) Lyons (1907)
 Mimosa dulcis Roxb.
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; Dry, Subarid; Freshwater Wetland, Anthropic; 0-499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 69945
 
Record n°69945 modified 2007-04-17
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