African Plant Database

Cynometra megalophylla Harms
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 26: 262 (1899) 
Information on the genus : Cynometra
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 15-22 m; bole 90-100 cm Ø, irregular, sometimes divided near the base and with huge main branches; young foliage drooping; crown very dense, spreading.
Ecology : Forest, particularly on river-banks; sometimes gregarious.
  Habit and leaves like Hymenostegia aubrevillei.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 70045
Record n°70045
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