African Plant Database


Cynometra lukei Beentje
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Cynometra
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 10-15 m, with spreading crown and ± fluted trunk, sometimes branching near the base.
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Ecology : Floodplain woodland; riverine forest on heavy soils, flooded; soils with impeded drainage in seasonally flooded back levee, with Acalypha echinus, Lawsonia inermis, Maytenus heterophylla, Lecaniodiscus, Garcinia livingstonei, Hyphaene compressa; etc...
  Vulnerable.
 
More info on :
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Map
carte afrique num 70043
 
Record n°70043
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