African Plant Database

Cynometra alexandri C.H. Wright
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Johnston, Uganda Prot. 1: 325
Information on the genus : Cynometra
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cynometra sankuruensis Vermoesen (1923)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Flat-topped evergreen tree 10-50 m, with bole (5-)12-26 m long (20-)70-150 cm Ø, branching rather low down, and with extensive thin buttresses near base, to 8 m long and several m high.
Ecology : Rain-forest on firm ground; gregarious; 700-1200 m alt.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 70033
Record n°70033
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