African Plant Database

Zenkerella egregia J. Léonard
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 21: 414 (1951)
Information on the genus : Zenkerella
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Cynometra egregia Bullock
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 10-18 m; branches bushy, pendulous. Young fruit known! [See J. Léonard, Genera des Cynometreae et des Amherstieae africaines … Acad. Roy. Belg., Cl. Sci., Mémoires in 8°, 30(2): 95, 1957].
Ecology : Rain-forest; swamp forest, near water (on black soil on limestone formation); riverine formation of small trees with Khaya nyassica, Dilalium, Sorindeia, Erythrophloeum guineense; 270-400 m alt.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 70112
Record n°70112
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